Evaluation of Weight Reducing Effect of Evening Primrose Oil


Evening primrose oil
gamma-linolenic acid
blood glucose

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Riaz, A., Khan, R. A., Siddiqi, A. A., & Mirza, T. (2022). Evaluation of Weight Reducing Effect of Evening Primrose Oil. Journal of Pharmacy and Nutrition Sciences, 1(1), 15–19. https://doi.org/10.6000/1927-5951.2011.01.01.04


Weight reducing effect of Evening primrose oil in healthy rabbits was assessed following administration of EPO for 60 days in the doses of 90, 180 and 360 ul/Kg. Reduction in weight might be due to significant decrease in cholesterol, triglycerides, LDL-C, blood glucose and increase in HDL-C.



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