Tropisetron ameliorates ischemic brain injury in an embolic model of stroke.


Tropisetron is widely used to counteract chemotherapy-induced emesis. Evidence obtained from human and animal studies shows that tropisetron possesses anti-inflammatory properties. In this study, we assessed the effect of tropisetron on brain damage in a rat thromboembolic model of stroke. Stroke was rendered in rats by introduction of an autologous clot… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.brainres.2011.03.053


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