Open Access Mini Review Article ID: GJRD-6-131

    Diabetes and COVID-19, potentialities of Morus alba L. (mulberry) and Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni (stevia). Mini-review

    Claudia Chávez Hernández, Juan Abreu Payrol*, Sirley González Laime, Ariel Martínez García, Lázaro Michel, Morera Legarreta and Marisol González Pérez

    Diabetes mellitus is one of the main comorbidities associated with mortality and severe disease in infections with SARS-CoV-2. Extracts from the leaves of Morus alba and Stevia rebaudiana are used in traditional medicine to control diabetes. A brief review is made of the potential of these extracts to improve the conditions associated with COVID-19, not only through the control of diabetes but also for the presence of chemical compounds, particularly flavonoids, which have shown antiviral activity in pharmacological and in silico studies.


    Published on: Aug 10, 2021 Pages: 6-9

    Full Text PDF Full Text HTML DOI: 10.17352/2640-7876.000031
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