Morphine dependence is attenuated by red ginseng extract and ginsenosides Rh2, Rg3, and compound K

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Taddesse Yayeh ; Kyunghwa Yun ; Soyong Jang ; Seikwan Oh (2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Journal of Ginseng Research, volume 40, issue 4, pages 445-452 (issn: 1226-8453, eissn: 2093-4947)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jgr.2016.08.006, pmc: PMC5052441
  • Subject: biotransformation | Research Article | Botany | ginsenosides | morphine dependence | QK1-989 | red ginseng extract

Background: Red ginseng and ginsenosides have shown plethoric effects against various ailments. However, little is known regarding the effect of red ginseng on morphine-induced dependence and tolerance. We therefore investigated the effect of red ginseng extract (RGE) a... View more
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