Protective effect of Cichorium glandulosum root extract on carbon tetrachloride-induced and galactosamine-induced hepatotoxicity in mice.

@article{Upur2009ProtectiveEO,
  title={Protective effect of Cichorium glandulosum root extract on carbon tetrachloride-induced and galactosamine-induced hepatotoxicity in mice.},
  author={Halmurat Upur and Nurmuhammat Amat and Biljana Bla{\vz}ekovi{\'c} and A Talip},
  journal={Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={47 8},
  pages={
          2022-30
        }
}
  • Halmurat Upur, Nurmuhammat Amat, +1 author A Talip
  • Published in
    Food and chemical toxicology…
    2009
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Cichorium glandulosum Boiss. et Huet is a native plant used in Traditional Uighur Medicine, especially for treating a variety of liver disorders. In the present study, in vivo hepatoprotective effect of C. glandulosum root extract (CGRE) was evaluated using two experimental models, carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)- and galactosamine (GalN)-induced acute hepatotoxicity in mice. Pretreatment with CGRE (800 mg/kg/day, p.o.) for seven days significantly reduced the impact of CCl4 toxicity (10 mL/kg, i.p… CONTINUE READING

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