Coccinia indica


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Coccinia indica

(kŏk-sĭn′ē-ă ĭn-dĭ′kă)
The climbing ivy gourd, used in ayruvedic medicine to treat diabetes mellitus. Ingestion of an extract made from its dried leaves, often mixed with the dried roots of Abroma augusta, lowers blood sugars.
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2012), fruits of Momordica charantia (Ooi et al, 2012), seed extracts of Citrullus colocynthis (Benariba et al, 2012), antihyperglycemic effect of Coccinia indica (Shibib et al, 2012), antihyperglycemic effect of Trichosanthes dioica (Rai et al, 2013), and antidiabetic effect of Mukia maderaspatana (Srilatha and Ananda, 2013).
A creeper, Coccinia indica, has antihyperglycaemic and anti-ureogenic effects in diabetic rats.
Research: Coccinia indica (synonym Coccinia cordifolia), an herb growing abundantly in India, has been used in the traditional treatment of diabetes.
Chemical examination of the fruits of Coccinia indica.
Orally effective hypoglycemic principles from Coccinia indica.
Hepatoprotective effect of Coccinia indica against C[Cl.
Influence of Coccinia indica on certain enzymes in glycolytic and lipolytic pathway in human diabetes.
Coccinia indica in the treatment of patients with diabetes mellitus.
Administration of MTEC - a formulated herbal drug containing aqueous-methanol extract of Musa paradisiaca, Tamarindus indica, Eugenia jambolana, and Coccinia indica has been shown to protect testicular dysfunctions in STZ-induced diabetic rat (Mallick, C.