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The Effect of Urtica dioica Hydro-Alcoholic Extract on Glycemic Index and AMP-Activated Protein Kinase Levels in Diabetic Patients: A Randomized Single-Blind Clinical Trial

Bahare Korani 1 , Ali Mirzapour 2 , Ali Akbar Moghadamnia 3 , Soraya Khafri 4 , Nahid Neamati 1 and Hadi Parsian 5 , *
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1 Student Research Committee, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
2 Department of Internal medicine, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
3 Department of Pharmacology, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
4 Department of Epidemiology, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
5 Cellular and Molecular Biology Research Center, Health Research Institute, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: March 01, 2017, 19 (3); e40572
  • Published Online: November 29, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 6, 2016
  • Revised: September 5, 2016
  • Accepted: November 19, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.40572

To Cite: Korani B, Mirzapour A, Moghadamnia A A, Khafri S, Neamati N, et al. The Effect of Urtica dioica Hydro-Alcoholic Extract on Glycemic Index and AMP-Activated Protein Kinase Levels in Diabetic Patients: A Randomized Single-Blind Clinical Trial, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2017 ; 19(3):e40572. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.40572.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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