Tag Archives: Diabetes Mellitus

Ginkgo Extract Improves Blood Glucose Levels, HbA1c, and Other Biomarkers in Patients Taking Metformin for Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a metabolic disorder characterized by chronic elevations in blood glucose, abnormal carbohydrate metabolism, and other metabolic abnormalities resulting from insulin resistance, as is the case in early stages of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), or inadequate insulin levels. Many pharmaceutical drugs lower blood glucose, but they may have significant side effects and limited effect on long-term

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Black Chokeberry Improves Diabetes-related Oxidative Stress and Lipid Profiles

The cause of diabetes mellitus is multifaceted, with genetic and environmental factors and ethnic and racial differences contributing to the prevalence of the disease. Chronic hyperglycemia results in oxidative stress that damages all organs. Many antidiabetic medications are available; however, no single drug has succeeded in lowering hyperglycemia-induced oxidative stress. The success with which many oral hypoglycemic drugs reduce blood

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