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Protective action of ethanolic extract of Rosmarinus officinalis L. in gastric ulcer prevention induced by ethanol in rats.
The pathology of a gastric ulcer is complex and multifactorial. Gastric ulcers affect many people around the world and its development is a result of the imbalance between aggressive and protectiveExpand
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Antioxidant properties of Taraxacum officinale leaf extract are involved in the protective effect against hepatoxicity induced by acetaminophen in mice.
Acetaminophen (APAP) hepatotoxicity has been related to several cases of hepatitis, cirrhosis, and hepatic transplant. As APAP hepatotoxicity is related to reactive oxygen species (ROS) formation andExpand
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Effects of treatment with the anti-parasitic drug diminazene aceturate on antioxidant enzymes in rat liver and kidney
Diminazene aceturate (DA) is the active component of some trypanocidal drugs used for the treatment of animals infected with trypanosomosis and babesiosis. Residues of DA may cause hepatotoxic andExpand
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Biochemical and histological evaluations of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant p-chloro-selenosteroid actions in acute murine models of inflammation.
This study investigated the potential p-chloro-selenosteroid (PCS) anti-inflammatory effect in different animal models of acute inflammation. In order to determine a time- and a dose-curve responseExpand
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Antioxidant effect of zinc chloride against ethanol-induced gastrointestinal lesions in rats.
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the possible effects of zinc chloride against the gastrointestinal lesions caused by oral administration of ethanol in rats. Rats were divided into fiveExpand
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Activity of ectonucleotidases and adenosine deaminase in rats exposed to cigarette smoke
Cigarette smoke is a complex mixture of various toxic substances that are capable of initiating oxidative damage and promoting blood platelet alterations. In this study, we investigated theExpand
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Vitamin E decreased the activity of acetylcholinesterase and level of lipid peroxidation in brain of rats exposed to aged and diluted sidestream smoke.
INTRODUCTION The biological systems of both smoker and passive smoking suffer changes caused by toxic compounds from cigarette smoke such as inflammation, lipid peroxidation, and deficiency ofExpand
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Diphenyl Ditelluride Intoxication Triggers Histological Changes in Liver, Kidney, and Lung of Mice
Tellurium compounds may be cytotoxic to different cells types. Thus, this work evaluated the effect of diphenyl ditelluride ((PhTe)2), an organotellurium commonly used in organic synthesis, on theExpand
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Inhibition of δ-aminolevulinate dehydratase is not closely related to the development of hyperglycemia in alloxan-induced diabetic mice.
Alloxan is a compound widely used in models of diabetes mellitus due to its ability for damage insulin-producing β-cells. The aim of this study was to investigate acute (after 24h) and sub-acuteExpand
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