[Effect of total glucosides of Centella asiatica on antagonizing liver fibrosis induced by dimethylnitrosamine in rats].

@article{Ming2004EffectOT,
  title={[Effect of total glucosides of Centella asiatica on antagonizing liver fibrosis induced by dimethylnitrosamine in rats].},
  author={Zhi-jun Ming and Shi-zeng Liu and Li Cao},
  journal={Zhongguo Zhong xi yi jie he za zhi Zhongguo Zhongxiyi jiehe zazhi = Chinese journal of integrated traditional and Western medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={24 8},
  pages={731-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the anti-liver fibrosis effect of total glucosides of Centella asiatica (GCA) in experimental rats. METHODS Rat liver fibrosis model was induced by injecting dimethylnitrosamine (DMN) intraperitoneally for 6 weeks. Rats were randomly divided into 6 groups, the normal group, the model group, the positive control group treated by colchicine, and the three GCA groups treated by high, moderate and low dosage of GCA through gastrogavage started simultaneously with the… CONTINUE READING