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Title: Antioxidant activity of Arthritin-A polyherbal formulation
Authors: Chamundeeswari, D
Vaijayanthi, V
Umamaheswari, S
Gandhimathi, C
Karna, S L Rajasekar
Meignanam, E
Vasantha, J
Keywords: Arthritin
Glutathione peroxidase
Lipid peroxidase
Superoxide dismutase
Issue Date: May-2006
Publisher: CSIR
Abstract: In complete freund’s adjuvant induced arthritis in male albino rats, a significant increase in serum lipid peroxidase besides increase in paw swelling and a significant decrease in superoxide dismutase, glutathione peroxidase and total reduced glutathione levels were observed. Arthritin produced a marked reversal of these enzyme levels, besides a significant reduction in paw swelling. The results suggest that, the polyherbal formulation ‘Arthritin’ exerts its effects by modulating lipid peroxidation and enhancing anti-oxidant and detoxifying enzyme systems.
Page(s): 403-407
ISSN: 0975-1009 (Online); 0019-5189 (Print)
Source:IJEB Vol.44(05) [May 2006]

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