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- Sudhamani, S., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of Biologically Active Products from Nature 2015 v.5 no.3 pp. 178-191
- Macrotyloma uniflorum; alanine transaminase; albumins; alkaline phosphatase; antioxidant activity; antioxidants; aspartate transaminase; beans; bilirubin; blood serum; catalase; drugs; ethanol; glutathione; glutathione peroxidase; glutathione-disulfide reductase; hepatoprotective effect; hepatotoxicity; lipid peroxidation; liver; malondialdehyde; oral administration; rats; seeds; silymarin; superoxide dismutase; triacylglycerols; India
- ... Macrotyloma uniflorum is a lesser known bean consumed as a whole seed or sprout in India. The protective effect of a hydroalcoholic extract of the seeds of Macrotyloma uniflorum (MUSE) in ethanol-induced hepatotoxicity was investigated in rats. Liver damage was induced in rats by administering ethanol (4 g/kg, 20 % w/v p.o.) once daily for 21 days. MUSE (250 mg/kg and 500 mg/kg) and the reference ...