Effects of Saw Palmetto Extract on Urodynamic Parameters, Bladder Muscarinic and Purinergic Receptors and Urinary Cytokines in Rats with Cyclophosphamide-Induced Cystitis.

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OBJECTIVES To clarify the effect of saw palmetto extract (SPE), a phytotherapeutic agent, on urodynamic parameters, bladder muscarinic and purinergic receptors, and urinary cytokines in rats with cystitis induced by cyclophosphamide (CYP). METHODS Saw palmetto extract (60 mg/kg per day) was administered orally twice a day for 7 days to rats. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/luts.12015

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@article{Nasrin2014EffectsOS, title={Effects of Saw Palmetto Extract on Urodynamic Parameters, Bladder Muscarinic and Purinergic Receptors and Urinary Cytokines in Rats with Cyclophosphamide-Induced Cystitis.}, author={Sweety Nasrin and Eiji Masuda and Haruna Kugaya and Ayaka Osano and Yoshihiko Ito and Shizuo Yamada}, journal={Lower urinary tract symptoms}, year={2014}, volume={6 1}, pages={57-63} }