Journal of Plant Biochemistry & Physiology

Journal of Plant Biochemistry & Physiology
Open Access

ISSN: 2329-9029

Hamid A. Bakshi

School of Biomedical Sciences, Ulster University, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

  • Research   

    Author(s): JMA Hannan, Prawej Ansari*, Hamid A. Bakshi, Masum Shahriar, Shofiul Azam, Hakkim L. Faruck and MSK Choudhuri

    Anemia is common nutritional disorder and it affects one third of population around the globe. Assessing nutritional status of human is an inevitable process to lead a healthy life. Females are affected significantly by anemia compare to male. According to WHO report, developing herbs-based formulation to treat anemic patients is safe and less toxic. In this study a double-blind, cross group comparative clinical trial of Nabayas Louha (NBL) a Ayurvedic haematinic preparation with G-Iron Folic Acid (IFA) was undertaken on 66 female anemic volunteers with age between 20-30 years. It was seen that NBL after being administered at a daily dose of 500 mg for 30 days significantly increased the hemoglobin content of the treated volunteers. It produced an increase in serum iron content and decreases total iron binding capacity. The ESR level was also decreased. These effects of NBL were found.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2329-9029.20.8.253

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