RESEARCH ARTICLES

EFFECT OE EMBLICA OFFICINALIS ON PLASMA CHOLESTEROL AND TRIGLYCERIDE LEVELS IN RABBITS
K.P. Mini and N.G. Kumar

Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences.1995. 26:85-87.

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Abstract


The aqueous extract and pulp of E officinalis tested for their lipid lowering effects in hyperlipidaemic rabbits, proved to have a satisfactorily beneficial role in the treatment of hyperlipidaemia. Gemfibrozil produced an effect more or less similar to that of E. officinalis