Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education:
Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disease, and is an important challenge of healthcare system in throughout the world. The most efforts are directed to control dyslipidemia and hyperglycemia in diabetes patients. Amongst various antidiabetic plants, recent investigations have shown favorable finding regarding Abelmoschus esculentus efficiency on improvement of blood glucose control and lipid profile abnormalities.
Please cite this paper as: Dehghan Shahreza F. Hibiscus esculentus and diabetes mellitus. J Nephropharmacol. 2016; 5(2):104-105.