Experts and Doctors on rats in Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt

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Locale: Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Topic: rats

Top Publications

  1. Hamadto H, Al F, Farrag A, Abdel Maksoud M, Morsy T. Zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis: reservoir host and insect vector in north Sinai, Egypt. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2007;37:843-50 pubmed
    ..They were P. papatasi (1150) and P. sergenti (170) in a ratio of 7:1. A total of three isolates of zymodeme London 70 undistinguished from the formerly obtained human and rodent isolates were enzymatically identified in P. papatasi. ..
  2. El Ghazaly M, Nada A, El Hazek R, Khayyal M. Effect of selective COX-2 inhibitor, celecoxib on adjuvant-induced arthritis model in irradiated rats. Int J Radiat Biol. 2010;86:1079-87 pubmed publisher
    ..Accordingly, since the inhibition of COX-1 by traditional NSAID is thought to have undesirable side-effects on proliferating tissues, it would seem preferable to use selective COX-2 inhibitors to limit such deleterious effect. ..
  3. Abdel Aziz M, Motawi T, Rezq A, Mostafa T, Fouad H, Ahmed H, et al. Effects of a water-soluble curcumin protein conjugate vs. pure curcumin in a diabetic model of erectile dysfunction. J Sex Med. 2012;9:1815-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Water-soluble curcumin could enhance erectile function with more effectiveness and with more prolonged duration of action. ..
  4. Soliman S, Main A, Marzouk A, Montasser A. Seasonal studies on commensal rats and their ectoparasites in a rural area of Egypt: the relationship of ectoparasites to the species, locality, and relative abundance of the host. J Parasitol. 2001;87:545-53 pubmed
    ..Seasonal changes in the general indices of some ectoparasites paralleled seasonal changes in the relative abundance of their rat hosts. ..
  5. Soliman S, Marzouk A, Main A, Montasser A. Effect of sex, size, and age of commensal rat hosts on the infestation parameters of their ectoparasites in a rural area of Egypt. J Parasitol. 2001;87:1308-16 pubmed
    ..The type and degree of correlation between prevalences and general indices on the one hand and each of body size and age on the other hand differed among the species of ectoparasites. ..
  6. El Moursy S, Shawky H, Abdel Wahab Z, Rashed L. The effect of memantine and levodopa/carbidopa on the responses of phrenic nerve-diaphragm preparations from aged rats. Med Sci Monit. 2009;15:BR339-48 pubmed
    ..This study focuses on the influence of memantine (used in moderate to severe AD) and levodopa/carbidopa (LD/CD) (a cornerstone of Parkinson's disease treatment) on responses of isolated phrenic nerve-diaphragms (IPNDs) of aged male rats...
  7. Ramadan G, El Beih N, Abd El Kareem H. Anti-metabolic syndrome and immunostimulant activities of Egyptian fenugreek seeds in diabetic/obese and immunosuppressive rat models. Br J Nutr. 2011;105:995-1004 pubmed publisher
  8. Mansour H, Tawfik S. Early treatment of radiation-induced heart damage in rats by caffeic acid phenethyl ester. Eur J Pharmacol. 2012;692:46-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Serum lipid profiles and cardiac enzymes were restored...
  9. Atawia R, Tadros M, Khalifa A, Mosli H, Abdel Naim A. Role of the phytoestrogenic, pro-apoptotic and anti-oxidative properties of silymarin in inhibiting experimental benign prostatic hyperplasia in rats. Toxicol Lett. 2013;219:160-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively these findings elucidate the effectiveness of SIL in preventing testosterone-induced BPH in rats. This could be attributed, at least partly, to its phytoestrogenic, pro-apoptotic and anti-oxidative properties. ..

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  1. El Sawalhi M, Ahmed L. Exploring the protective role of apocynin, a specific NADPH oxidase inhibitor, in cisplatin-induced cardiotoxicity in rats. Chem Biol Interact. 2014;207:58-66 pubmed publisher
  2. Abd El Meseeh N, El Shaarawy E, AlDomairy A, Sehly R. Changes in rat testis morphology and androgen receptor expression around the age of puberty. Ann Anat. 2016;205:37-44 pubmed publisher
    ..Sertoli cells show a linear increase of AR expression throughout life, while Leydig cells show a peak at the age of puberty. ..
  3. Omar H, Mohamed W, Arafa E, Shehata B, El Sherbiny G, Arab H, et al. Hesperidin alleviates cisplatin-induced hepatotoxicity in rats without inhibiting its antitumor activity. Pharmacol Rep. 2016;68:349-56 pubmed publisher
    ..Hesperidin decreased cisplatin-induced functional and histopathological liver damage in a dose-dependent manner without affecting its potential cytotoxic effect. ..
  4. Sayed Ahmed M, Salman T, Gaballah H, Abou El Naga S, Nicolai R, Calvani M. Propionyl-L-carnitine as protector against adriamycin-induced cardiomyopathy. Pharmacol Res. 2001;43:513-20 pubmed
  5. Ahmed H, El Aziem S, Abdel Wahhab M. Potential role of cysteine and methionine in the protection against hormonal imbalance and mutagenicity induced by furazolidone in female rats. Toxicology. 2008;243:31-42 pubmed
    ..The current study is casting new light on the complex mechanisms underlying the ameliorating action of dietary L-cysteine and L-methionine against FUZ toxicity in experimental animals. ..
  6. Salam O, Sleem A, Omara E, Hassan N. Hepatoprotective effects of misoprostol and silymarin on carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatic damage in rats. Fundam Clin Pharmacol. 2009;23:179-88 pubmed publisher
    ..7%). These results indicate that treatment with misoprostol protects against hepatocellular necrosis induced by CCl(4). This study suggests a potential therapeutic use for misoprostol in liver injury. ..
  7. El Shehry M, Abu Hashem A, El Telbani E. Synthesis of 3-((2,4-dichlorophenoxy)methyl)-1,2,4-triazolo(thiadiazoles and thiadiazines) as anti-inflammatory and molluscicidal agents. Eur J Med Chem. 2010;45:1906-11 pubmed publisher
    ..The compounds 4b, 4d, 11 and 14 showed potent anti-inflammatory activities in dose dependent manner while compounds 3, 4b, 8 and 10 exhibited promising molluscicidal activities. ..
  8. El Denshary E, Al Gahazali M, Mannaa F, Salem H, Hassan N, Abdel Wahhab M. Dietary honey and ginseng protect against carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatonephrotoxicity in rats. Exp Toxicol Pathol. 2012;64:753-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that the protective activity of honey and KGE may have been related to their antioxidant properties. ..
  9. El Alfy T, Ezzat S, Sleem A. Chemical and biological study of the seeds of Eragrostis tef (Zucc.) Trotter. Nat Prod Res. 2012;26:619-29 pubmed publisher
    ..83%). The ethanolic extract and fixed oil of the seeds exhibited anti-hyperlipedaemic and anti-hyperglycaemic activities. Oral administration of the fixed oil for 10 days resulted in a rise in serum calcium levels in rats...
  10. Mantawy E, Tadros M, Awad A, Hassan D, El Demerdash E. Insights antifibrotic mechanism of methyl palmitate: impact on nuclear factor kappa B and proinflammatory cytokines. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2012;258:134-44 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively these findings indicate that MP possesses a potent antifibrotic effect which may be partly a consequence of its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. ..
  11. El Abhar H, Schaalan M. Topiramate-induced modulation of hepatic molecular mechanisms: an aspect for its anti-insulin resistant effect. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e37757 pubmed publisher
  12. Al Olayan E, El Khadragy M, Omer S, Shata M, Kassab R, Abdel Moneim A. The Beneficial Effect of Cape Gooseberry Juice on Carbon Tetrachloride- Induced Neuronal Damage. CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets. 2016;15:344-50 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that physalis juice could be effective in preventing neurotoxicity and the neuroprotective effect of physalis might be mediated via antioxidant and anti-apoptosis activities. ..
  13. Abd El Haleim E, Bahgat A, Saleh S. Effects of combined PPAR-γ and PPAR-α agonist therapy on fructose induced NASH in rats: Modulation of gene expression. Eur J Pharmacol. 2016;773:59-70 pubmed publisher
    ..In Conclusion, dual activation of PPAR-γ and PPAR-α has remarkable effect in ameliorating NASH by modulation of some hepatic and adipose tissue genes expressions. ..
  14. Ramadan B, Schaalan M, Tolba A. Hypoglycemic and pancreatic protective effects of Portulaca oleracea extract in alloxan induced diabetic rats. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:37 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, stimulation of Portulaca oleracea signaling in β- cells may be a novel therapeutic strategy for diabetes prevention. ..
  15. Saada H, Ussama Z, Mahdy A. Effectiveness of Aloe vera on the antioxidant status of different tissues in irradiated rats. Pharmazie. 2003;58:929-31 pubmed
    ..It could be concluded that the synergistic relationship between the elements found in the leaf of Aloe vera could be a useful adjunct for maintaining the integrity of the antioxidant status. ..
  16. Abdel Wahhab M, Aly S. Antioxidant property of Nigella sativa (black cumin) and Syzygium aromaticum (clove) in rats during aflatoxicosis. J Appl Toxicol. 2005;25:218-23 pubmed
    ..Moreover, Nigella sativa oil was found to be more effective than Syzygium aromaticum oil in restoring the parameters that were altered by aflatoxin in rats...
  17. Saleh S, El Demerdash E. Protective effects of L-arginine against cisplatin-induced renal oxidative stress and toxicity: role of nitric oxide. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2005;97:91-7 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, L-arginine shows nephroprotective effects and might be useful in improving the therapeutic index of cisplatin. ..
  18. Awad A. Role of AT1 receptors in permeability of the blood-brain barrier in diabetic hypertensive rats. Vascul Pharmacol. 2006;45:141-7 pubmed
  19. Zaki N, Awad G, Mortada N, Abd Elhady S. Enhanced bioavailability of metoclopramide HCl by intranasal administration of a mucoadhesive in situ gel with modulated rheological and mucociliary transport properties. Eur J Pharm Sci. 2007;32:296-307 pubmed
    ..1% in case of the nasal in situ gel. The study point to the potential of mucoadhesive nasal in situ gel in terms of ease of administration, accuracy of dosing, prolonged nasal residence and improved drug bioavailability...
  20. Ammar H, Ghorab M, El Nahhas S, Higazy I. Proniosomes as a carrier system for transdermal delivery of tenoxicam. Int J Pharm. 2011;405:142-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The investigated tenoxicam loaded proniosomal formula proved to be non-irritant, with significantly higher anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects compared to that of the oral market tenoxicam tablets. ..
  21. Sadik N. Chemopreventive efficacy of green tea drinking against 1,2-dimethyl hydrazine-induced rat colon carcinogenesis. Cell Biochem Funct. 2013;31:196-207 pubmed publisher
    ..It can be concluded that green tea exerts a potent chemopreventive effect on colon carcinogenesis possibly due to the inhibition of NF-?B. ..
  22. Abouzid K, Khalil N, Ahmed E, Zaitone S. Synthesis and biological evaluation of new heteroaryl carboxylic acid derivatives as anti-inflammatory-analgesic agents. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2013;61:222-8 pubmed
    ..Compounds 1c, 2a, 2b, and 5a have shown potent analgesic and anti-inflammatory activities. ..
  23. Nagib M, Tadros M, Elsayed M, Khalifa A. Anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant activities of olmesartan medoxomil ameliorate experimental colitis in rats. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2013;271:106-13 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that olmesartan medoxomil may be effective in the treatment of UC through its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. ..
  24. Badawi A, El Laithy H, Nesseem D, El Husseney S. Pharmaceutical and medical aspects of hyaluronic acid-ketorolac combination therapy in osteoarthritis treatment: radiographic imaging and bone mineral density. J Drug Target. 2013;21:551-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Application of K8 membrane was able to preserve KT plasma concentration above its minimum effective concentration for 48 h therefore, would able to replace six commercial tablets each of 10 mg KT. ..
  25. El Rafie H, El Rafie M, AbdElsalam H, El Sayed W. Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory finishing of cotton by microencapsulation using three marine organisms. Int J Biol Macromol. 2016;86:59-64 pubmed publisher
    ..coli) and Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus). The anti-inflammatory activity, the potency% reached to 88.3% for the fabric encapsulated with microcapsules of sodium alginate/H. stipulacea sea grass and the EnF/CA. ..
  26. Abdel Aziz A, El Azab A, Abou Zeid L, ElTahir K, Abdel Aziz N, Ayyad R, et al. Synthesis, anti-inflammatory, analgesic and COX-1/2 inhibition activities of anilides based on 5,5-diphenylimidazolidine-2,4-dione scaffold: Molecular docking studies. Eur J Med Chem. 2016;115:121-31 pubmed publisher
    ..These potent COX-2 inhibitors 9, 10, 13, and 14 were docked into the active site pocket of COX-2 to explore the binding mode and possible interactions of these ligands. ..
  27. Galal S, Abdelsamie A, Shouman S, Attia Y, Ali H, Tabll A, et al. Part I: Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of novel pyrazole-benzimidazole conjugates as checkpoint kinase 2 (Chk2) inhibitors with studying their activities alone and in combination with genotoxic drugs. Eur J Med Chem. 2017;134:392-405 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, pyrazole-benzimidazole conjugates are highly active Chk2 inhibitors that have anticancer activity and potentiate activity of genotoxic anticancer therapies and deserve further evaluations. ..
  28. Badary O, Taha R, Gamal el Din A, Abdel Wahab M. Thymoquinone is a potent superoxide anion scavenger. Drug Chem Toxicol. 2003;26:87-98 pubmed
    ..The results suggest that both TQ and TBHQ have strong antioxidant potentials through scavenging ability of different free radicals. Moreover, the data indicate that TQ is acting mainly as a potent superoxide anion scavenger. ..
  29. El Demerdash E, Salam O, El Batran S, Abdallah H, Shaffie N. Inhibition of the renin-angiotensin system attenuates the development of liver fibrosis and oxidative stress in rats. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 2008;35:159-67 pubmed
    ..These hepatoprotective effects can be explained on the basis of anti-oxidant and antifibrotic mechanisms, mainly enhancement of GSH and reduction of lipid peroxidation and fibrosis. ..
  30. Mansour S, Mossa A, Heikal T. Effects of methomyl on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzymes in rat erythrocytes: in vitro studies. Toxicol Ind Health. 2009;25:557-63 pubmed publisher
    ..The response occurred in a concentration-dependent manner. The study suggested that methomyl has the capability to induce oxidative damage as evidenced by increasing LPO and perturbations in various antioxidant enzymes...
  31. Abdallah D. Nicotinamide alleviates indomethacin-induced gastric ulcers: a novel antiulcer agent. Eur J Pharmacol. 2010;627:276-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Gastroprotection afforded by nicotinamide is possibly mediated by conservation of gastric mucus, as well as nitric oxide contents, enhanced gastric microvascular permeability, and its antioxidant properties. ..
  32. Hassan A, Mohamed S, El Nekeety A, Hassan N, Abdel Wahhab M. Aquilegia vulgaris L. extract counteracts oxidative stress and cytotoxicity of fumonisin in rats. Toxicon. 2010;56:8-18 pubmed publisher
    ..It could be concluded that the ethanol extract of A. vulgaris induced its protective effect via the increase in the antioxidant capacity, inhibition of lipid peroxidation and scavenging of free radicals...
  33. El Rouby D. Histological and immunohistochemical evaluation of the chemopreventive role of lycopene in tongue carcinogenesis induced by 4-nitroquinoline-1-oxide. Arch Oral Biol. 2011;56:664-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Further studies are needed to provide more definitive answers to the question of the anticancer effects of lycopene. ..
  34. Awad A, El Sharif A. Curcumin immune-mediated and anti-apoptotic mechanisms protect against renal ischemia/reperfusion and distant organ induced injuries. Int Immunopharmacol. 2011;11:992-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on our results, we concluded that curcumin protects the kidneys and other vital organs against I/R injury via immune-mediated and the new identified anti-apoptotic mechanisms. ..
  35. El Boghdady N. Protective effect of ellagic acid and pumpkin seed oil against methotrexate-induced small intestine damage in rats. Indian J Biochem Biophys. 2011;48:380-7 pubmed
  36. Hosny Mansour H, Farouk Hafez H. Protective effect of Withania somnifera against radiation-induced hepatotoxicity in rats. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2012;80:14-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations suggest that WS could be developed as a potential preventive drug for ionizing irradiation induced hepatotoxicity disorders via enhancing the antioxidant activity and induction of HO-1. ..
  37. Edfawy M, Hassan M, Mansour A, Hamed A, Amin H. Meloxicam modulates oxidative stress status, inhibits prostaglandin E2, and abrogates apoptosis in carbon tetrachloride-induced rat hepatic injury. Int J Toxicol. 2012;31:276-86 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrated the hepatoprotective utility of MEL against the CCl(4)-induced liver injury which might ascribe to its antioxidant, free radical scavenging, antiapoptotic and anti-inflammatory effects. ..
  38. El Khouly D, El Bakly W, Awad A, El Mesallamy H, El Demerdash E. Thymoquinone blocks lung injury and fibrosis by attenuating bleomycin-induced oxidative stress and activation of nuclear factor Kappa-B in rats. Toxicology. 2012;302:106-13 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, histopathological examination confirmed the antifibrotic effect of TQ. Collectively these findings indicate that TQ has potential antifibrotic effect beside its antioxidant activity that could be through NF-?B inhibition. ..
  39. Breikaa R, Algandaby M, El Demerdash E, Abdel Naim A. Biochanin A protects against acute carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatotoxicity in rats. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2013;77:909-16 pubmed
    ..The study indicates that BCA possesses multimechanistic hepatoprotective activity that can be attributed to its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and immunomodulatory actions. ..
  40. Ahmed L, El Maraghy S. Nicorandil ameliorates mitochondrial dysfunction in doxorubicin-induced heart failure in rats: possible mechanism of cardioprotection. Biochem Pharmacol. 2013;86:1301-10 pubmed publisher
  41. Abdel Wahhab M, Ahmed H, Hagazi M. Prevention of aflatoxin B1-initiated hepatotoxicity in rat by marine algae extracts. J Appl Toxicol. 2006;26:229-38 pubmed
    ..Cotreatment with AFB(1) and E1 or E2 resulted in an obvious improvement in all tested parameters. Noteworthy, E2 was more effective than E1 in the protection against AFB(1)-induced hepatotoxicity...
  42. Mohamadin A, Hammad L, El Bab M, Gawad H. Can nitric oxide-generating compounds improve the oxidative stress response in experimentally diabetic rats?. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 2007;34:586-93 pubmed
    ..The beneficial effects of NO-generating compounds can be attributed to the generation of NO and/or enhanced anti-oxidant enzyme activities. ..
  43. Abdel Moneim A, Othman M, Mohmoud S, El Deib K. Pomegranate peel attenuates aluminum-induced hepatorenal toxicity. Toxicol Mech Methods. 2013;23:624-33 pubmed publisher
  44. Ahmed H, Elmegeed G, El Sayed E, Abd Elhalim M, Shousha W, Shafic R. Potent neuroprotective role of novel melatonin derivatives for management of central neuropathy induced by acrylamide in rats. Eur J Med Chem. 2010;45:5452-9 pubmed publisher
    ..It could be concluded that the new synthesized melatonin derivatives exhibited promising protective activity against ACR-induced neurotoxicity...
  45. Mansour S, Mossa A. Adverse effects of exposure to low doses of chlorpyrifos in lactating rats. Toxicol Ind Health. 2011;27:213-24 pubmed publisher
    ..At high dose of CPF (1.35 mg kg(-1) b.wt.), total protein and uric acid levels were significantly increased. CPF caused dose-related histopathological changes in liver and kidney of the CPF-treated dams. ..
  46. El Nekeety A, Mohamed S, Hathout A, Hassan N, Aly S, Abdel Wahhab M. Antioxidant properties of Thymus vulgaris oil against aflatoxin-induce oxidative stress in male rats. Toxicon. 2011;57:984-91 pubmed publisher
    ..It could be concluded that the essential oil of T. vulgaris has a potential antioxidant activity and a protective effect against AFs toxicity and this protection was dose dependent. ..
  47. Mahdy K, Shaker O, Wafay H, Nassar Y, Hassan H, Hussein A. Effect of some medicinal plant extracts on the oxidative stress status in Alzheimer's disease induced in rats. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2012;16 Suppl 3:31-42 pubmed
    ..Noteworthy, Salvia triloba extract showed more interest in improvement Alzheimer's disease in rats. ..
  48. Saad S, Agha A, Amrin A. Effect of bromazepam on stress-induced gastric ulcer in rats and its relation to brain neurotransmitters. Pharmacol Res. 2001;44:495-501 pubmed
  49. Abdel Salam O, Sleem A, Morsy F. Effects of biphenyldimethyl-dicarboxylate administration alone or combined with silymarin in the CCL4 model of liver fibrosis in rats. ScientificWorldJournal. 2007;7:1242-55 pubmed
    ..It is suggested, therefore, that DDB alone or in combination with silymarin might prove of benefit in the therapy of chronic liver disease. Monitoring of kidney functions in patients taking DDB is warranted. ..
  50. Tadros M, Mohamed M, Youssef A, Sabry G, Sabry N, Khalifa A. Proapoptotic and prepulse inhibition (PPI) disrupting effects of Hypericum perforatum in rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2009;122:561-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The exacerbating effect of St. John's wort extract on PPI deficit may provide a limitation for using the extract to manage cognitive disturbance in psychotic and Huntington's disease patients manifesting PPI deficit. ..
  51. Fahmy S, Hamdi S. Curative effect of the Egyptian marine Erugosquilla massavensis extract on carbon tetrachloride-induced oxidative stress in rat liver and erythrocytes. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2011;15:303-12 pubmed
    ..The results of the present study, suggested that, the MCE could protect the liver and erythrocytes injuries perhaps, by its antioxidative effect, hence eliminating the deleterious effect of toxic metabolites from CCl4. ..
  52. Omara E, Nada S, Farrag A, Sharaf W, El Toumy S. Therapeutic effect of Acacia nilotica pods extract on streptozotocin induced diabetic nephropathy in rat. Phytomedicine. 2012;19:1059-67 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, the antioxidant and antihyperglycemic properties of Acacia nilotica extract may offer a potential therapeutic source for the treatment of diabetes. ..
  53. Salem A, Mohammaden T, Ali M, Mohamed E, Hasan H. Ellagic and ferulic acids alleviate gamma radiation and aluminium chloride-induced oxidative damage. Life Sci. 2016;160:2-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Oral administration of EA and/or FA may be useful for ameliorating ? radiation and/or AlCl3-induced oxidative damage. ..
  54. Mansour H, Hafez H, Fahmy N. Silymarin modulates Cisplatin-induced oxidative stress and hepatotoxicity in rats. J Biochem Mol Biol. 2006;39:656-61 pubmed
    ..The results obtained suggested that silymarin significantly attenuated the hepatotoxicity as an indirect target of CDDP in an animal model of CDDP-induced nephrotoxicity. ..
  55. Tadros M, Mohamed M, Youssef A, Sabry G, Sabry N, Khalifa A. Involvement of serotoninergic 5-HT1A/2A, alpha-adrenergic and dopaminergic D1 receptors in St. John's wort-induced prepulse inhibition deficit: a possible role of hyperforin. Behav Brain Res. 2009;199:334-9 pubmed publisher
    ..John's wort extract on PPI response in rats. We can also conclude that hyperforin, and not hypericin, is one of the active ingredients responsible for St. John's wort-induced PPI disruption with no relation to apoptotic processes. ..
  56. El Setouhy D, El Ashmony S. Ketorolac trometamol topical formulations: release behaviour, physical characterization, skin permeation, efficacy and gastric safety. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2010;62:25-34 pubmed publisher
    ..The developed ketorolac trometamol E7 emulgel appeared promising for dermal and transdermal delivery of ketorolac trometamol, which would circumvent most of the problems associated with drug therapy. ..
  57. Motawi T, Rizk S, Shehata A. Effects of curcumin and Ginkgo biloba on matrix metalloproteinases gene expression and other biomarkers of inflammatory bowel disease. J Physiol Biochem. 2012;68:529-39 pubmed publisher
    ..IBD induction significantly increased all measured parameters. Treated groups had significantly lower levels when compared with the IBD group. In conclusion, curcumin and ginkgo were effective in prevention and treatment of IBD...
  58. Mansour S, El Marakby S, Moawed F. Ameliorative effects of rutin on hepatic encephalopathy-induced by thioacetamide or gamma irradiation. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2017;172:20-27 pubmed publisher
    ..Consequently, rutin has been a powerful hepatoprotective effect to combat hepatic encephalopathy associated hyperammonemia and its consequential damage in liver and brain. ..
  59. Abdel Salam O, Nofal S, el Shenawy S. Evaluation of the anti-inflammatory and anti-nociceptive effects of different antidepressants in the rat. Pharmacol Res. 2003;48:157-65 pubmed
    ..Taken together, data in the present study confirm anti-inflammatory and anti-nociceptive effect for some antidepressant drugs and indicate that SSRIs differently affects inflammation. ..
  60. Shaarawy S, Tohamy A, Elgendy S, Elmageed Z, Bahnasy A, Mohamed M, et al. Protective effects of garlic and silymarin on NDEA-induced rats hepatotoxicity. Int J Biol Sci. 2009;5:549-57 pubmed
    ..These novel findings suggest that silymarin and garlic have a synergistic effect, and could be used as hepatoprotective agents against hepatotoxicity. ..
  61. El Abhar H. Coenzyme Q10: a novel gastroprotective effect via modulation of vascular permeability, prostaglandin E?, nitric oxide and redox status in indomethacin-induced gastric ulcer model. Eur J Pharmacol. 2010;649:314-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Nevertheless, maintaining gastric mucus content is ruled out. ..
  62. Elsayed A, Abdelghany T, Akool E, Abdel Aziz A, Abdel Bakky M. All-trans retinoic acid potentiates cisplatin-induced kidney injury in rats: impact of retinoic acid signaling pathway. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2016;389:327-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, our findings indicate that co-administration of ATRA with CDDP, although beneficial on the therapeutic effects, their deleterious effects on the kidney may limit their clinical use. ..
  63. Khaleel S, Alzokaky A, Raslan N, Alwakeel A, Abd El Aziz H, Abd Allah A. Lansoprazole halts contrast induced nephropathy through activation of Nrf2 pathway in rats. Chem Biol Interact. 2017;270:33-40 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings highlight the potential benefit of incorporating lansoprazole in the protective regimen against CIN especially for susceptible patients. ..
  64. El Beshbishy H. Hepatoprotective effect of green tea (Camellia sinensis) extract against tamoxifen-induced liver injury in rats. J Biochem Mol Biol. 2005;38:563-70 pubmed
    ..5 % GTE has the capacity to scavenge free radical and can protect against oxidative stress induced by TAM intoxication. Supplementation of GTE could be useful in alleviating tamoxifen-induced liver injury in rats...
  65. Mohamad R, El Bastawesy A, Zekry Z, Al Mehdar H, Al Said M, Aly S, et al. The role of Curcuma longa against doxorubicin (adriamycin)-induced toxicity in rats. J Med Food. 2009;12:394-402 pubmed publisher
    ..The present findings conclude that the turmeric extract has multiple therapeutic activities that block the cardiac, hepatic, and renal toxicities induced by DOX, and it also possibly acts as a free radical scavenger. ..
  66. Gad A, Khadrawy Y, El Nekeety A, Mohamed S, Hassan N, Abdel Wahhab M. Antioxidant activity and hepatoprotective effects of whey protein and Spirulina in rats. Nutrition. 2011;27:582-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This prevention was more pronounced in rats receiving the combination of WPC and Spirulina. Whey protein concentrate and Spirulina have free radical scavenging properties and antioxidant activity. ..
  67. Abd El Fattah A, El Sawalhi M, Rashed E, El Ghazaly M. Possible role of vitamin E, coenzyme Q10 and rutin in protection against cerebral ischemia/reperfusion injury in irradiated rats. Int J Radiat Biol. 2010;86:1070-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings indicate that supplementation with either vitamin E, CoQ10 or rutin ameliorated most of the biochemical changes induced by I/R in irradiated rat brain and serum. ..
  68. Nasr M, Taha I, Hathout R. Suitability of liposomal carriers for systemic delivery of risedronate using the pulmonary route. Drug Deliv. 2013;20:311-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Cationic REVs is a promising carrier for systemic delivery of RS for treatment of bone resorptive diseases. ..
  69. Tork O, Khaleel E, Abdelmaqsoud O. Altered Cell to Cell Communication, Autophagy and Mitochondrial Dysfunction in a Model of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Potential Protective Effects of Curcumin and Stem Cell Therapy. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2015;16:8271-9 pubmed
    ..Administration of curcumin and/or MSCs have tumor suppressive effects as they can target these mechanisms. However, further research is still needed to verify their effectiveness. ..
  70. Ammar H, Ghorab M, El Nahhas S, Kamel R. Design of a transdermal delivery system for aspirin as an antithrombotic drug. Int J Pharm. 2006;327:81-8 pubmed
    ..Biological performance was re-assessed after storage and the results revealed stability and persistent therapeutic efficacy. ..
  71. El Gengaihi S, Hassan E, Hamed M, Zahran H, Mohammed M. Chemical composition and biological evaluation of Physalis peruviana root as hepato-renal protective agent. J Diet Suppl. 2013;10:39-53 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, P. peruviana succeeded in protecting the liver and kidney against fibrosis. Further studies are needed to discern their pharmacological applications and clinical uses...
  72. Alsharabasy A, Moghannem S, El Mazny W. Physical preparation of alginate/chitosan polyelectrolyte complexes for biomedical applications. J Biomater Appl. 2016;30:1071-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This complex in the form of hydrogel could enhance the proliferation of cells in vitro and the healing efficiency with accelerating the wound closure rate as evidenced through the histological observations. ..
  73. Singab A, Youssef D, Noaman E, Kotb S. Hepatoprotective effect of flavonol glycosides rich fraction from Egyptian Vicia calcarata Desf. against CCl4-induced liver damage in rats. Arch Pharm Res. 2005;28:791-8 pubmed
    ..The data obtained from this study revealed that the flavonol glycosides of F-2 protect the rat liver from hepatic damage induced by CCl4 through inhibition of lipid peroxidation caused by CCl4 reactive free radicals...
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