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- Nagendra Prasad, M.N., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- South African journal of botany 2014 v.95 pp. 54-63
- Musa; active ingredients; aldehyde reductase; alpha-glucosidase; bananas; diabetes; ethanol; flowers; glycation; glycemic effect; hyperglycemia; inhibitory concentration 50; lupeol; polyols; spectroscopy; umbelliferones
- ... Postprandial hyperglycaemia is characterized as the earliest symptom of diabetes and its management attenuates several of the associated secondary complications. In this context, we investigated the role of ethanol extract of banana flower (EF) for its antihyperglycaemic effects. The EF showed a strong inhibition towards α-glucosidase and pancreatic amylase which play a vital role in clinical mana ...