The Metabolic Effect of Walnut in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Ahmed Ibrahim Rashid S. Turkey, Iyden Kamel Mohammed, Rusul Ali Kadhem1, Nisreen Al-Bayati, Entisar Jawad Al Mukhtar


Background: Herbal therapy play a documented role now in preventing and preventing different diseases and may alternate medicinal treatment. The aim of the study was evaluation the high dose of walnut ingestion on metabolic syndrome in the polycystic ovarian patient as lipid profile, fasting blood sugar, and insulin in comparison with metformin. Conclusion: treatment with high dose walnuts have a beneficial effect on oxidative stress, not by scavenging free radicals generation only, but also by protecting antioxidant status, that leading to decrease oxidative damage to lipids, so it serves in improving metabolic disturbances and to decrease the side effects of chemical treatment of PCOs..


FBS, Lipid profile, Metabolic, Polycystic ovary, Walnuts.

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