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Effects of Equisetumarvense Plant Extracts on the Kidney Stones and its Diuretic Action

  title={Effects of Equisetumarvense Plant Extracts on the Kidney Stones and its Diuretic Action},
  author={Huseyin Turker},
In this study, the effect of Equisetum arvense L. extracts on kidney stones and diuretic action was investigated. The plant drogs were prepared from aerial parts of the plant by infusion and decoctium methods. In the first part of the study, different concentrations of extracts (0.1 and 10.0 mg/mL) were orally administrated to Guinea pigs (rats) and their urine outputs were examined for 10 days. As a result, it was found that E. arvensehad a diuretic action since the urine collected from the… 

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