Desmodium gangeticum root extract attenuates isoproterenol-induced cardiac hypertrophic growth in rats.

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Divya Hitler; Parthasarathy Arumugam; Mathivanan Narayanasamy; Elangovan Vellaichamy;
  • Publisher: Academic Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences from Antofagasta (ASOCIFA)
  • Journal: Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmacognosy Research (issn: 0719-4250)
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  • Subject: Desmodium gangeticum | cardiac hypertrophy | collagen | isoproterenol | losartan | MMPs | colágeno | hipertrofia cardiaca | Therapeutics. Pharmacology | RM1-950 | Pharmacy and materia medica | RS1-441

Context: Desmodium gangeticum (L) DC (Fabaceae; DG), a medicinal plant that grows in tropical habitats, is widely used to treat various ailments including digestive and inflammatory disorders. Aims: To investigate the possible cardioprotective activity of a DG root e... View more
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