Aspirin restores normal baroreflex function in hypercholesterolemic rats by its antioxidative action.

Besides its well-known effects on platelet aggregation, aspirin has been suggested to be an antioxidant and is also known to improve the lipid profile. In the present study we tested the hypothesis that aspirin by its antioxidant effect, improves haemodynamic profile and baroreflex sensitivity in rat model of hypercholesterolemia. Hypercholesterolemia was… CONTINUE READING