Ameliorative effects of Anoectochilus formosanus extract on osteopenia in ovariectomized rats.

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The purpose of this study was to determine ameliorative effects of crude aqueous extract of Anoectochilus formosanus (AFE) on osteopenia in ovariectomized (OVX) rats. First, all of the rats were divided into sham and OVX groups. The OVX rats were allowed to lose bone for 6 weeks. At 6 weeks post-OVX, the OVX rats were divided into four groups treated with… (More)

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@article{Shih2001AmeliorativeEO, title={Ameliorative effects of Anoectochilus formosanus extract on osteopenia in ovariectomized rats.}, author={C. C. Shih and Yuntao Wu and W. C. Lin}, journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology}, year={2001}, volume={77 2-3}, pages={233-8} }