Effects of colestimide and/or Bofu-tsusho-san on plasma and liver lipids in mice fed a high-fat diet.

@article{Sakamoto2005EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of colestimide and/or Bofu-tsusho-san on plasma and liver lipids in mice fed a high-fat diet.},
  author={Shoichi Sakamoto and Shingo Takeshita and Shuji Sassa and Satoe Suzuki and Yuko Ishikawa and Hideki Kudo},
  journal={In vivo},
  year={2005},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={1029-33}
}
Hypercholesterolemia is known to enhance the risk of coronary heart disease and fatty liver. Colestimide is an anion-exchange resin, which is not absorbed in the small intestine, decreases the intestinal reabsorption of bile acids synthesized from cholesterol in the liver and consequently increases bile acid excretion into the feces. Bofu-tsusho-san, a traditional Japanese herbal remedy, contains 18 components and has long been used as an anti-obesity agent. In the present study, we… CONTINUE READING

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