Antihyperglycemic Activity of Various Extracts of Jamblang (Syzygium Cumini) on White Rat

  • Maulita Indrisari Akademi Farmasi Kebangsaan Makassar
  • Zulham Zulham Akademi Farmasi Kebangsaan Makassar

Abstract

We reported the activity of jamblang (Syzygium cumini) bark extract as antihyperglycemic on rats. The goal of this study was to determine the effectiveness of S. cumini bark extract to decreasing glucose blood levels in hyperglycemic rats. Hyperglycemic rats induced by alloxan. Fifteen tails male rats were divided into 5 groups: negative control was given vehicle (Na.CMC), positive control (glibenclamide), group 23 to 5 were given ethanol 70% n-hexane, and ethyl acetate, respectively.  The result showed that ethanol extract can decrease glucose blood level significantly to all treatment groups.

Published
Feb 19, 2018
How to Cite
INDRISARI, Maulita; ZULHAM, Zulham. Antihyperglycemic Activity of Various Extracts of Jamblang (Syzygium Cumini) on White Rat. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Sciences, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 2, feb. 2018. ISSN 2580-328X. Available at: <http://jpms-stifa.com/index.php/jpms/article/view/53>. Date accessed: 17 oct. 2018.
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