Effects of Ginkgo biloba extracts on pharmacokinetics and efficacy of atorvastatin based on plasma indices.

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Ginkgo biloba extract (GBE) is one of the most widely used herbal medicines in the world. It is often administered in combination with statins to treat diseases, especially some nervous system disorders. We aimed to investigate the influences of GBE on pharmacokinetics and efficacy of atorvastatin, which are currently unclear. Sixteen volunteers received a… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/00498254.2012.661100

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@article{Guo2012EffectsOG, title={Effects of Ginkgo biloba extracts on pharmacokinetics and efficacy of atorvastatin based on plasma indices.}, author={Cheng-xian Guo and Qi Pei and Ji-ye Yin and Xiang-dong Peng and Bo-ting Zhou and Ying-chun Zhao and Lan-xiang Wu and Xiang-guang Meng and Guo Wang and Qing Li and D. Ouyang and Zhaoqian Liu and Wei Zhang and H. Zhou}, journal={Xenobiotica; the fate of foreign compounds in biological systems}, year={2012}, volume={42 8}, pages={784-90} }