Acute administration of ginger (Zingiber officinale rhizomes) extract on timed intravenous pentylenetetrazol infusion seizure model in mice.

@article{Hosseini2014AcuteAO,
  title={Acute administration of ginger (Zingiber officinale rhizomes) extract on timed intravenous pentylenetetrazol infusion seizure model in mice.},
  author={Abdolkarim Hosseini and Naser Mirazi},
  journal={Epilepsy research},
  year={2014},
  volume={108 3},
  pages={411-9}
}
PURPOSE Zingiber officinale (Zingiberaceae) or ginger, which is used in traditional medicine has antioxidant activity and neuroprotective effects. The effects of this plant on clonic seizure have not yet been studied. The present study evaluated the anticonvulsant effect of ginger in a model of clonic seizures induced with pentylenetetrazole (PTZ) in male… CONTINUE READING