Protective Effect of Sundarban Honey against Acetaminophen-Induced Acute Hepatonephrotoxicity in Rats

  title={Protective Effect of Sundarban Honey against Acetaminophen-Induced Acute Hepatonephrotoxicity in Rats},
  author={Rizwana Afroz and E. M. Tanvir and Md Fuad Hossain and Siew Hua Gan and Md. Parvez. and Md. Aminul Islam and Md. Ibrahim Khalil},
  journal={Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM},
Honey, a supersaturated natural product of honey bees, contains complex compounds with antioxidant properties and therefore has a wide a range of applications in both traditional and modern medicine. In the present study, the protective effects of Sundarban honey from Bangladesh against acetaminophen- (APAP-) induced hepatotoxicity and nephrotoxicity in experimental rats were investigated. Adult male Wistar rats were pretreated with honey (5 g/kg) for 4 weeks, followed by the induction of… 

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