Protective effect of the leaves of Vitex negundo against ethanol-induced cerebral oxidative stress in rats.

@article{Umamaheswari2012ProtectiveEO,
  title={Protective effect of the leaves of Vitex negundo against ethanol-induced cerebral oxidative stress in rats.},
  author={Muthuswamy Umamaheswari and Kuppusamy Asokkumar and Nandagopi Umamageswari and Thirumalaisamy Sivashanmugam and Varadharajan Subhadradevi},
  journal={Tanzania journal of health research},
  year={2012},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={21-8}
}
The present study investigated the effect of the various fractions of hydromethanolic extract of the leaves of Vitex negundo (Verbenaceae) against ethanol-induced cerebral oxidative stress in rats. Cerebral oxidative stress was induced by the administration of 20% ethanol (5 ml/100 gbw) for a period of 28 days. The petroleum ether (PEF), chloroform (CF… CONTINUE READING