Treatment with bovine gallstones exacerbates liver damage, but enhances hepatoprotection by bear gall powder in carbon tetrachloride-intoxicated rats.

@article{Nakashima1998TreatmentWB,
  title={Treatment with bovine gallstones exacerbates liver damage, but enhances hepatoprotection by bear gall powder in carbon tetrachloride-intoxicated rats.},
  author={Toshiaki Nakashima and Naoki Matsumoto and Kei Kashima},
  journal={Japanese journal of pharmacology},
  year={1998},
  volume={76 3},
  pages={271-7}
}
The interactions between bovine gallstones (Goou) and bear gall powder (Yutan) in decreases in serum transaminase levels were investigated in rats intoxicated with carbon tetrachloride (CCl4). The p.o. administration of Goou significantly increased both serum transaminase levels and hepatic lipid peroxidation following i.p. administration of CCl4… CONTINUE READING