Garlic powder ameliorates cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity and oxidative stress.

@article{RazoRodrguez2008GarlicPA,
  title={Garlic powder ameliorates cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity and oxidative stress.},
  author={Ana Carolina Razo-Rodr{\'i}guez and Yolanda Irasema Chirino and Dolores Javier S{\'a}nchez-Gonz{\'a}lez and Claudia Mar{\'i}a Mart{\'i}nez-Mart{\'i}nez and Cristino Cruz and Jos{\'e} Pedraza-Chaverri},
  journal={Journal of medicinal food},
  year={2008},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={582-6}
}
cis-Diamminedichloroplatinum (II) (cisplatin) is an effective chemotherapeutic agent successfully used in the treatment of a wide range of tumors. Nevertheless, nephrotoxicity has restricted its clinical use. The use of more than a few antioxidants has shown that reactive oxygen species are involved in cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity. In the present work… CONTINUE READING