Hepatoprotective activity of cinnamon ethanolic extract against CCI4-induced liver injury in rats

@inproceedings{Eidi2012HepatoprotectiveAO,
  title={Hepatoprotective activity of cinnamon ethanolic extract against CCI4-induced liver injury in rats},
  author={Akram Eidi and Pejman Mortazavi and Maryam Bazargan and Jalal Zaringhalam},
  booktitle={EXCLI journal},
  year={2012}
}
The inner bark of cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum L.) is commonly used as a spice and has also been widely employed in the treatment and prevention of disease. The aim of the present study is to evaluate the protective effect of cinnamon bark extract against carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)-induced liver damage in male Wistar rats. Administration with cinnamon extracts (0.01, 0.05 and 0.1 g/kg) for 28 days significantly reduced the impact of CCl4 toxicity on the serum markers of liver damage… CONTINUE READING

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