CSIR Developed Anti-Diabetes Medicine (Download PDF)

Doorsteptutor material for IAS is prepared by world's top subject experts: Get detailed illustrated notes covering entire syllabus: point-by-point for high retention.

Download PDF of This Page (Size: 89.45 K)

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has developed a scientifically validated herbal product NBRMAP-DB as anti-diabetic formulation. This formulation is effective in treating type 2 diabetes.

Cause of Diabetes One Health

Cause of Diabetes One Health

Cause of Diabetes One Health

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Factors

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Factors

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Factors


  • India has witnessed the highest number of diabetic cases.

  • It is expected to rise by 266 % by 2025, which accounts for nearly 69.9 million population that is very alarming.

  • The Central of Research in Ayurveda Sciences started an integrated research on Diabetes to treat the diabetes and proper health care services has been initiated.

  • CCRAS had developed the AYUSH82 formulation for diabetes and is available for commercial use by the public.

  • National Research Development Corporation (NRDC) is gearing up its efforts to promote this drug.


  • WHO estimated that around 8.4 % of population is diabetic in 2014.

  • It was between 10 % and 14 % in urban areas and between 3 % and 7 % in rural areas in India.

  • Around 12 % males and 11.7 % females are diabetic.

  • The highest prevalence is observed in the age group of 70 – 79 years.

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)

  • It is an autonomous body set up in 1942.

  • It works under the administrative supervision of Union Ministry of Science and Technology it conducts research in a wide spectrum of science and technology

  • It caters to the needs of India as well foreign industries based in India as well as abroad.

- Published/Last Modified on: February 24, 2020

Science/Technology, Health

Developed by: