Protective Effect of Hericium erinaceus on Alcohol Induced Hepatotoxicity in Mice

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Hao, Lijun; Xie, Yuxi; Wu, Guikai; Cheng, Aibin; Liu, Xiaogang; Zheng, Rongjuan; Huo, Hong; Zhang, Junwei;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM,volume 2,015 (issn: 1741-427X, eissn: 1741-4288)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2015/418023, pmc: PMC4415743
  • Subject: Other systems of medicine | Research Article | RZ201-999 | Article Subject
    mesheuropmc: polycyclic compounds

We investigated the effects of Hericium erinaceus (HEM) on liver injury induced by acute alcohol administration in mice. Mice received ethanol (5 g/kg BW) by gavage every 12 hrs for a total of 3 doses. HEM (200 mg/kg BW) was gavage before ethanol administration. Subsequ... View more
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