A1. Pandaran Sudheeran S, Jacob D, et al. Safety, tolerance, and enhanced efficacy of a bioavailable formulation of curcumin with fenugreek dietary fiber on occupational stress: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2016 Jun;36(3):236-243.
B. Breast Milk Production
B1. Turkyılmaz C, Onal E, et al. The effect of galactagogue herbal tea on breast milk production and short-term catch-up of birth weight in the first week of life. J Altern Complement Med. 2011 Feb;17(2):139-142.
B2. Turkilmaz C, Onal E, et al. The effect of galactagogue herbal tea on breast milk production and short-term catch-up of birth weight in the first week of life. J Altern Complement Med. 2011 Feb;17(2):139-142.
B3. Mortel M, Mehta SD. Systematic review of the efficacy of herbal galactogogues. J Hum Lact. 2013 May;29(2):154-162.
C1. Suksomboon N, Poolsup N, et al. Meta-analysis of the effect of herbal supplement on glycemic control in type 2 diabetes. J Ethnopharmacol. 2011 Oct 11;137(3):1328-1333.
C2. Neelak N, Narayanan M, et al. Effect of fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) intake on glycemia: a meta-analysis of clinical trials. Nutr J. 2014;13:7.
C3. Rafraf M, Malekiyan M, et al. Effect of fenugreek seeds on serum metabolic factors and adiponectin levels in type 2 diabetic patients. Int J Vitamin Nutr Res. 2014;84(3-4):196-205.
C4. Gong J, Fang K, et al. Effect of fenugreek on hyperglycaemia and hyperlipidemia in diabetes and prediabetes: A meta-analysis. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;24(194):260-268.
D. Impaired Glucose Tolerance
D1. Demmers A, Korthout H, et al. Effects of medicinal food plants on impaired glucose tolerance: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2017 Sep;131:91-106.
E1. Shamshad Begum S, Jayalakshmi HK, et al. A novel extract of fenugreek husk (Fenusmart™) alleviates postmenopausal symptoms and helps to establish the hormonal balance: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Phytother Res. 2016 Nov;30(11):1775-1784.
E2. Steels E, Steele ML, et al. Efficacy of a proprietary trigonella foenum-graecum l. de-husked seed extract in reducing menopausal symptoms in otherwise healthy women: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study. Phytother Res. 2017 Sep;31(9):1316-1322.
F. Parkinson Disease
F1. Nathan J, Panjwani S, et al. Efficacy and safety of standardized extract of Trigonella foenum-graecum L seeds as an adjuvant to L-Dopa in the management of patients with Parkinson's disease. Phytother Res. 2014 Feb;28(2):172-178.
G. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
G1. Swaroop A, Jaipuriar AS, et al. Efficacy of a novel fenugreek seed extract (trigonella foenum-graecum, furocyst) in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Int J Med Sci. 2015 Oct 3;12(10):825-831.
H. Sexual Function
H1. Rao A, Steels E, et al. Influence of a specialized trigonella foenum-graecum seed extract (libifem), on testosterone, estradiol and sexual function in healthy menstruating women, a randomised placebo controlled study. Phytother Res. 2015;29(8):1123-1130.
H2. Rao A, Steels E, et al. Testofen, a specialized Trigonella foenum-graecum seed extract reduces age-related symptoms of androgen decrease, increases testosterone levels and improves sexual function in healthy aging males in a double-blind randomised clinical study. Aging Male. 2016 Jun;19(2):134-142.