Alireza Garjani

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Affiliation: Tabriz University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. pmc Protective effects of methylsulfonylmethane on hemodynamics and oxidative stress in monocrotaline-induced pulmonary hypertensive rats
    Sadollah Mohammadi
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz 5165665931, Iran Division of Molecular Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet KI, Box 210, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, School of Medicine, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil 56135665, Iran
    Adv Pharmacol Sci 2012:507278. 2012
  2. pmc Effect of metformin on the proliferation, migration, and MMP-2 and -9 expression of human umbilical vein endothelial cells
    Nilufar Esfahanian
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Mol Med Rep 5:1068-74. 2012
  3. pmc Phytochemical screening and evaluation of cardioprotective activity of ethanolic extract of Ocimum basilicum L. (basil) against isoproterenol induced myocardial infarction in rats
    Fatemeh Fathiazad
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Daru 20:87. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Monocyte expression of Toll-like receptor-4 in patients with stable angina undergoing percutanoeus coronary intervention
    Bahador Bagheri
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, E mail
    Iran J Immunol 9:149-58. 2012
  5. pmc Ambivalent effects of atorvastatin on angiogenesis, epidermal cell proliferation and tumorgenesis in animal models
    Alireza Garjani
    Dept of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Iran Biomed J 16:59-67. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of pharmacist interaction with patient knowledge of dispensed drugs and patient satisfaction
    A Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 15:934-43. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of interactive group discussion among physicians to promote rational prescribing
    A Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 15:408-15. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Biphasic effects of atorvastatin on inflammation
    Alireza Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Pak J Pharm Sci 21:125-30. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardioprotective effect of methanolic extract of Marrubium vulgare L. on isoproterenol-induced acute myocardial infarction in rats
    Keyvan Yousefi
    Student Research Committee, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Indian J Exp Biol 51:653-60. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute treatment with metformin improves cardiac function following isoproterenol induced myocardial infarction in rats
    Hamid Soraya
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Daneshgah Street, 5166414766, Tabriz, Iran
    Pharmacol Rep 64:1476-84. 2012

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  1. pmc Protective effects of methylsulfonylmethane on hemodynamics and oxidative stress in monocrotaline-induced pulmonary hypertensive rats
    Sadollah Mohammadi
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz 5165665931, Iran Division of Molecular Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet KI, Box 210, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, School of Medicine, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil 56135665, Iran
    Adv Pharmacol Sci 2012:507278. 2012
    ..01), but they were recovered to control levels of MSM-treated groups. Our present results suggest that long-term administration of the MSM attenuates MCT-induced PAH in rats through modulation of oxidative stress and antioxidant defense...
  2. pmc Effect of metformin on the proliferation, migration, and MMP-2 and -9 expression of human umbilical vein endothelial cells
    Nilufar Esfahanian
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Mol Med Rep 5:1068-74. 2012
    ..The obtained findings provide a molecular rationale, whereby metformin can exert anticancer effects...
  3. pmc Phytochemical screening and evaluation of cardioprotective activity of ethanolic extract of Ocimum basilicum L. (basil) against isoproterenol induced myocardial infarction in rats
    Fatemeh Fathiazad
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Daru 20:87. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Monocyte expression of Toll-like receptor-4 in patients with stable angina undergoing percutanoeus coronary intervention
    Bahador Bagheri
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, E mail
    Iran J Immunol 9:149-58. 2012
    ..Toll like receptors (TLRs) are well recognized players in inflammatory conditions. Among them TLR-4 is involved in chronic inflammatory processes such as formation of atherosclerotic plaques...
  5. pmc Ambivalent effects of atorvastatin on angiogenesis, epidermal cell proliferation and tumorgenesis in animal models
    Alireza Garjani
    Dept of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Iran Biomed J 16:59-67. 2012
    ..A growing body of preclinical data indicates that statins may possess antineoplastic properties; however, some studies have raised the possibility that statins may also have carcinogenic potential...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of pharmacist interaction with patient knowledge of dispensed drugs and patient satisfaction
    A Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 15:934-43. 2009
    ..6 min, but only 1.4 min was spent on pharmacist-patient counselling. The interaction between pharmacist and patient increases patients' knowledge about dispensed medicines and their satisfaction with the pharmacist's activities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of interactive group discussion among physicians to promote rational prescribing
    A Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 15:408-15. 2009
    ..8%, 25.9% and 58.0%, respectively. Following the intervention there were slight but not significant changes in the indicators in both intervention and control groups compared with pre-intervention results...
  8. ncbi request reprint Biphasic effects of atorvastatin on inflammation
    Alireza Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Pak J Pharm Sci 21:125-30. 2008
    ..Contrary to anti-inflammatory effects, the pro-inflammatory responses are independent of HMG CoA reductase inhibition and can be mediated directly by atorvastatin...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardioprotective effect of methanolic extract of Marrubium vulgare L. on isoproterenol-induced acute myocardial infarction in rats
    Keyvan Yousefi
    Student Research Committee, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Indian J Exp Biol 51:653-60. 2013
    ..The results demonstrate that M. vulgare protects myocardium against isoproterenol-induced acute myocardial infarction and suggest that the effects could be related to antioxidant activities...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute treatment with metformin improves cardiac function following isoproterenol induced myocardial infarction in rats
    Hamid Soraya
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Daneshgah Street, 5166414766, Tabriz, Iran
    Pharmacol Rep 64:1476-84. 2012
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the effects of metformin on cardiac function, hemodynamic parameters, and histopathological changes in isoproterenol-induced myocardial infarction (MI)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Screening of extracts and fractions from aerial parts of Stachys schtschegleevii Sosn. for anti-inflammatory activities
    Nasrin Maleki-Dizaji
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Pak J Pharm Sci 21:338-43. 2008
    ..The compounds in different fractions have also been identified to exhibit anti-inflammatory activity through thin layer chromagoraphy...
  12. doi request reprint Combined atorvastatin and coenzyme Q10 improve the left ventricular function in isoproterenol-induced heart failure in rat
    Alireza Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Eur J Pharmacol 666:135-41. 2011
    ..However, a high dose of the drug considerably worsened the left ventricular dysfunction and hemodynamic depression, which was reversed by coenzyme Q10 co-administration...
  13. doi request reprint Short-term treatment with metformin suppresses toll like receptors (TLRs) activity in isoproterenol-induced myocardial infarction in rat: are AMPK and TLRs connected?
    Hamid Soraya
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Int Immunopharmacol 14:785-91. 2012
    ..These results suggest that AMPK activation by metformin and the subsequent suppression of TLRs activity could be considered as a target in protecting the infarcted heart, which may indicate a link between AMPK and TLRs...
  14. pmc Protective effects of hydroalcoholic extract from rhizomes of Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers. on compensated right heart failure in rats
    Alireza Garjani
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:28. 2009
    ..In the present study, we investigated the effects of hydroalcoholic extract of C. dactylon rhizomes on cardiac contractility in normal hearts and on cardiac functions in right-heart failure in rats...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hydrocortisone reduces Toll-like receptor 4 expression on peripheral CD14+ monocytes in patients undergoing percutanoues coronary intervention
    Bahador Bagheri
    Shahid Madani Heart Hospital, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Iran Biomed J 18:76-81. 2014
    ..In this study, we aimed at assessing the effects of hydrocortisone on monocyte expression and activity of hTLR4 in patients underwent PCI...
  16. pmc Anti-angiogenic Effects of Metformin, an AMPK Activator, on Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells and on Granulation Tissue in Rat
    Hamid Soraya
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Iran J Basic Med Sci 15:1202-9. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint The effects of 5HT3 receptor antagonist granisetron on inflammatory parameters and angiogenesis in the air-pouch model of inflammation
    Nasrin Maleki-Dizaji
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Int Immunopharmacol 10:1010-6. 2010
    ..We evaluate the effects of granisetron on inflammatory parameters and angiogenesis in rat air-pouch model...
  18. doi request reprint The effect of total extract of Securigera securidaca L. seeds on serum lipid profiles, antioxidant status, and vascular function in hypercholesterolemic rats
    Alireza Garjani
    Research Center for Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Ethnopharmacol 126:525-32. 2009
    ..The possible hypolipidemic and antioxidative effects of hydroalcoholic extract of S. securidaca seeds as well as the effect of the extract on vascular reactivity were investigated in hypercholesterolemic rats...
  19. ncbi request reprint Chronic treatment with metformin suppresses toll-like receptor 4 signaling and attenuates left ventricular dysfunction following myocardial infarction
    Hamid Soraya
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Eur J Pharmacol 737:77-84. 2014
    ..This mechanism can be considered as a target to protect infarcted myocardium. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Antinociceptive properties of extracts and two flavonoids isolated from leaves of Danae racemosa
    Nasrin Maleki-Dizaji
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Arch Pharm Res 30:1536-42. 2007
    ..Finally, the active principle(s) responsible for the antinociceptive action of D. racemosa is likely to be partially related to the presence of quercetin and kaempferol...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of central and peripheral depletion of serotonergic system on carrageenan-induced paw oedema
    Nasrin Maleki
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz 51664, Iran
    Int Immunopharmacol 5:1723-30. 2005
    ..These results suggest that serotonin, as a neurotransmitter in central nervous system, may be involved in modulating peripheral inflammation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological preconditioning with L-carnitine: relevance to myocardial hemodynamic function and glycogen and lactate content
    Moslem Najafi
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Pak J Pharm Sci 23:250-5. 2010
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  23. ncbi request reprint Enhancing dissolution, serum concentrations and hypoglycemic effect of glibenclamide using solvent deposition technique
    Siavoush Dastmalchi
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry, School of Pharmacy, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Pharm Pharm Sci 8:175-81. 2005
    ..Therefore, to enhance the drug dissolution, serum concentrations and its hypoglycemic effects, it was formulated as solid dispersions and evaluated the relevant in vitro and in vivo parameters...