Journal of Food Technology

Year: 2022
Volume: 20
Issue: 1
Page No. 1 - 6

How Is Camel Milk as a Super Food Effective on Diabetic Patients?

Authors : Taherah Mohammadabadi, Asif Ur Rehman and Rajesh Jain

Abstract: Camel milk is rich in many nutrients that are important for overall health. Camel milk is also high in antioxidants, which help prevent damage to your cells, leading to severe diseases such as cancer, diabetes and heart diseases. Camel milk has anti-diabetic activity, possibly due to the presence of insulin-like protein (about 52 units/liter) is covered by fat micelles and can be an effective alternative for insulin to treat type 1 and 2 and gestational diabetes. Camel milk may prepare about 60% of the insulin in diabetic patients and reduce blood sugar and required insulin dose about 30-35% in type 1 diabetes patients. Raw camel milk has immune- modulatory effects on beta-cells of the pancreas, increase insulin secretion, reduces required insulin and insulin resistance and improves the glycaemia control in type 1 diabetes patients. Lactoferrin of camel milk has immune- modulatory effects on pancreas beta-cells and reduces required insulin doses in diabetes 1 and 2 patients. In most of the clinical trials, the favorable effects of raw camel milk on diabetes mellitus observed which also improve risk factors such as liver and kidney failures and cardiovascular challenge derived from diabetes mellitus. It appears that more scientific studies are needed to confirm the effectiveness of processed and camel milk powder on diabetes cases. It has been proved that camel milk is safe and effective in improving long-term glycemic in human patients and animal models. This review presents how camel milk as a super food can be effective on diabetes by scientific documentaries.

How to cite this article:

Taherah Mohammadabadi, Asif Ur Rehman and Rajesh Jain, 2022. How Is Camel Milk as a Super Food Effective on Diabetic Patients?. Journal of Food Technology, 20: 1-6.

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