Lipid Reducing Potential of the Crude Ethanolic Extract of Gynura nepalensis (Ashitaba) in Hyperlipidemic Rodents
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Hyperlipidemia may be the elevation of fasting blood triglyceride and cholesterol concentrations. This condition could possibly be inherited or may be a consequence of another disorder such as hypothyroidism, alcohol dependence, kidney inability, and diabetes mellitus and will also boost the risk for heart problems, heart attack, and stroke. It is not an illness on its own but just a condition that can be linked to severe diseases and can be prevented by lifestyle modification and medications. Cases of hyperlipidemia inside the Philippines increase spontaneously inside the recent years. Current advances and developments in technology caused it to be more convenient and straightforward for experts to identify and analyze the therapeutic properties of a flower material that may be valuable in contemporary medicine. A number of articles experienced cited crops that can help reduced lipid level in the blood. Gynura nepalensis DC (Ashitaba) is one. Gynura nepalensis DC is a ashitaba produced in the Thailand. It is also known as Gynura procumbens and Gynura acutifolia. Ashitaba (Angelica keiskei Kodzumi) may be the ashitaba which will originated in this island then of Hachijo, Japan. (Ursulom, 2013). The two ashitaba (Gynura nepalensis and Angelica keiskei Kodzumi) had been claimed to get anti-oxidant, anti-cancer, anti-aging, potent, antihypertensive, and antidiabetic. Furthermore, it can take care of disorders just like cough, asthma, kidney stones, urinary tract bleeding, hepatitis, gall bladder pebbles, hemorrhoids, obstipation, diarrhea, throwing up, blood poisoning, septicemia, male fertility problems, exterior wounds, epidermis allergy, rheumatism, high cholesterol amounts, high-low blood pressure, and diabetes. It also inhibits growth of malignancy cells, helps with more balanced blood cells and helps in the recovery of bone traumas. (Ursulom, 2013) Statement in the Problem
The study should determine the...