Effect of Ethanolic Extract of Fragaria Vesca on serum glucose levels and body weight in diet induced obese rats



  • Venkat ramana Yella

    BMC, Chitradurga

  • Asha P Dass

    KBIMS, Gulbarga




Objective: to evaluate the effect of ethanolic extract Fragaria Vesca on serum glucose levels in diet induced obese rats. Material and methods: Male Wister albino rats weighing 200- 250 gm, were divided into 3 groups of 6 animals each. The animals of all the groups except normal group were given a lipid diet consisting of cholesterol (1%), cholic acid (0.5%), casein (20%), choline (0.25%), d-l-methionin1(0.4%), coconut oil (25%), multi vitamin mix (3.5%) and sucrose (48.4%) with standard pellet diet for 30 days [20]. Growth rate was monitored during the treatment. Results: There was significantly decrease in blood glucose in standard group compared to HFD model (P 0.05). But there was no significant change among other groups Conclusion: There was no significant change in the blood glucose level in all the groups except the standard group, but there was reduction in body weight.


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Author Biography

Asha P Dass, KBIMS, Gulbarga

Dept of Pharmacology

Assistant Professor



How to Cite

Yella V ramana, Dass AP. . Int J of Pharmc Res [Internet]. 2015Oct.30 [cited 2020May30];5(10):236-8. Available from: https://ssjournals.com/index.php/ijpr/article/view/2587


Vol. 5 No. 10 (2015): Oct


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