The formulation, Caps HT2 was found to scavenge superoxide and hydroxyl radicals; the I[C.
The hypolipidaemic effect of Caps HT2 was significant (p < 0.
The acute (10,000 mg/kg) and sub acute toxicity (500 mg/kg, 1 month) studies conducted in rats in our laboratory, revealed that this formulation Caps HT2 has no toxic effects on heart, liver and kidney functioning as determined by estimations on serum biochemical parameters.
Here we have tried to investigate the antiatherogenic effect of a herbal Ayurvedic formulation, Caps HT2, containing the extracts of selected plants, Commiphora mukul (Engl), Allium sativum (Linn), Plumbago indica (Linn), Semecarpus anacardium (Linn), Hemidesmus indicus (Linn), Terminalia arjuna (Bedd), Tinospora cordifolia (Wild), Withania somnifera (Dunn) and Ocimum sanctum (Linn).
Preparation of the herbal formulation, Caps HT2 All the plants used in the study were collected locally, identified and authenticated by Dr.