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- Areco, Vanessa; Rodriguez, Valeria; Marchionatti, Ana; Carpentieri, Agata; Tolosa de Talamoni, Nori
- Comparative biochemistry and physiology 2016 v.197 pp. 16-22
- melatonin, etc ; absorption; adverse effects; calcium; chicks; drug therapy; drugs; duodenum; glutathione; menadione; oxidants; oxygen; protein synthesis; superoxide anion; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... We have previously demonstrated that melatonin (MEL) blocks the inhibition of the intestinal Ca²⁺ absorption caused by menadione (MEN). The purpose of this study were to determine whether MEL not only restores but also prevents the intestinal Ca²⁺ absorption inhibited either by MEN or BSO, two drugs that deplete glutathione (GSH) in different ways, and to analyze the mechanisms by which MEN and ME ...