Ayodeji Olayanju

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OBJECTIVE This study investigated the antioxidative and antisecretory properties of folic acid in the rats' stomach. MATERIALS AND METHODS Male Wistar rats were treated with 2 mg/kg diet of folic acid for 21 days. Gastric ulceration was induced by indomethacin, scored, and assayed to determine the concentration of total protein, mucus, malondialdehyde(More)
BACKGROUND/AIMS Although the gastroprotective properties of Ocimum gratissimum L. have been mentioned, the exact mechanism is yet to be explored. Since acid output plays a significant role in the pathogenesis of gastric ulceration, the present study was aimed at investigating the effect of leaf extract of Ocimum gratissimum on gastric luminal pH, acid(More)
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