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Is fenugreek seeds high in estrogen? 

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Fenugreek seeds showed excellent functional properties.


This is the first report describing the phytochemical composition of germinated fenugreek seeds.


In conclusion, the defatted portion of fenugreek seed induces a hypocholesterolaemic effect.


It appears that fenugreek seed might be effective against hyperglycemia, hyperlipidemia and insulin resistance in ovariectomized rats without impact on serum Apelin.


This study reveals significant antioxidant activity in germinated fenugreek seeds which may be due partly to the presence of flavonoids and polyphenols.


In conclusion, the results indicated that fenugreek seeds ameliorated the cytotoxicity and testicular alterations induced by ADR in albino rats and this may be mediated by its potent antioxidant effects.


The present novel report on the antioxidant influence of fenugreek seeds in conditions of oxidative stress brought about in hypercholesterolemia and lithogenic situation has an implication in deriving human health benefit of this spice adjuvant.