Effects of cinnamic acid on complications of diabetes


Anlar H. G. , Bacanli M., ÇAL T., Aydin S., ARI N., ÜNDEĞER BUCURGAT Ü., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.48, no.1, pp.168-177, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1708-8
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.168-177

Abstract

Background/aim: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a major health problem worldwide. Cinnamic acid (CA) and its derivatives are synthesized in plants and increasing attention has been given to them in recent years due to the high number of beneficial health properties attributed to their consumption. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of CA on streptozotocin-induced diabetes in Wistar albino rats.