Protective Effect Of Gamma Terpinene Against High Fructose Diet And Stress Induced Metabolic Syndrome In Rats

Jaideep Bajaj, Balihar Singh

The present study was designed to evaluate the protective effect of gamma terpinene against
metabolic syndrome in rats. Metabolic syndrome was induced by a combination of high fructose diet
along with Chronic Unpredictable Stress (CUS) protocol of 21 days duration and the complete
induction was evident from a significant increase in blood pressure, elevated blood glucose,
triglycerides and uric acid levels.

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