Acute oral toxicity study of Asiasari radix extract in mice.

  title={Acute oral toxicity study of Asiasari radix extract in mice.},
  author={Thiyagarajan Ramesh and Keun Lee and Ha Won Lee and Soon Ja Kim},
  journal={International journal of toxicology},
  volume={26 3},
Acute oral toxicity of methanol extract of Asiasari radix was evaluated in ICR mice of both sexes. In this study, mice were administrated orally with dosages of 1000, 3000, and 5000 mg/kg body weight of Asiasari radix extract. Mortality, signs of toxicity, body weight, food consumption, and gross findings were observed for 14 days post treatment of Asiasari radix extract. No mortality, signs of toxicity, and abnormalities in gross findings were observed. In addition, no significant differences… CONTINUE READING