International Journal of Nursing and Health Research

International Journal of Nursing and Health Research


International Journal of Nursing and Health Research
International Journal of Nursing and Health Research
Vol. 4, Issue 1 (2022)

Effect of using Boswellia serrata powder on the patient's lipid profile with diabetes mellitus type II


Ali Kadhim Mohsin, Rajha Abdul Hassan Hamza, Zainab Ali Al-Mubarak

Background: Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is one of the most frequent medical disorders in the world today. Various oral hypoglycemic medications can be used to treat it. Natural remedies are becoming increasingly popular as a source of treatment around the global. In comparison to pharmaceutical pharmaceuticals, antidiabetic herbal therapies have a lot of benefits. Boswellia Serrata is a potential traditional medicinal plant with a number of qualities that make it a significant subject in pharmaceutical research and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and high-density lipoprotein (HDL) in diabetic patients. Methods: The control group consisted of 60 patients with type 2 diabetes of both sexes, whereas the study groups consisted of 60 patients with type 2 diabetes of both sexes (20 participants per group). Boswellia serrata powder (1200 mg) was administered orally (three doses of 400 mg) in the study group, divided into metformin with Boswellia serrata and metformin without Boswellia serrata, with a control group receiving metformin without Boswellia serrata. Blood samples for (HDL, LDL, Cholesterol, and TG) were taken at the start of the study and there was no significant difference, thus it was evaluated after 12 weeks in individuals with type 2 diabetes. Results: When compared to the control group, the administration of Boswellia serrata in diabetic patients resulted in a high significant drop (P <0.01) in the level of in (LDL, Cholesterol, and TG) and a highly significant rise (P <0.01) in the level of HDL. Conclusion: This study discovered that consuming Boswellia serrata supplements can assist people with type 2 diabetes maintain a stable and balanced lipid profile. Consequently, based on the findings, its usage may be advantageous in both metformin and non-metformin individuals.
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Ali Kadhim Mohsin, Rajha Abdul Hassan Hamza, Zainab Ali Al-Mubarak. Effect of using Boswellia serrata powder on the patient's lipid profile with diabetes mellitus type II. International Journal of Nursing and Health Research, Volume 4, Issue 1, 2022, Pages 6-10
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