Betulinic acid alleviates dextran sulfate sodium-induced colitis and visceral pain in mice

@article{Kalra2017BetulinicAA,
  title={Betulinic acid alleviates dextran sulfate sodium-induced colitis and visceral pain in mice},
  author={Jaspreet Kaur Kalra and Madhu Cholenahalli Lingaraju and Karikalan Mathesh and Dhirendra Kumar and Subhashree Parida and Thakur Uttam Singh and Anil K. Sharma and Dinesh Kumar and Surendra Kumar Tandan},
  journal={Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology},
  year={2017},
  volume={391},
  pages={285-297}
}
Betulinic acid (BA) exhibits many biological effects including anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant activities. Free radicals and pro-inflammatory mediators play an important role in the pathology of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and associated pain. We, therefore, examined the anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-nociceptive potential of BA in… CONTINUE READING