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HIND AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING INSTITUTE
Asian Journal of Bio Science, Vol. 4 Issue 2 : 176-179 (October, 2009 to March, 2010)
Department of Biochemistry,
Marudu Pandiyar College,
Liver regulates many important metabolic functions. Hepatic injury is associated with distoration of these metabolic functions.
Thus liver disease remains one of the serious health problems. Inspite of tremendous studies in modern medicine, there are not
much drugs available for the treatment of liver disorders. In the present study, paracetamol was used to induce the hepatic damage.
Paracetamol, is a widely used analgesic and antipyretic drug. Oxidative stress is reported to play an important role in the pathogenesis
of paracetamol – induced liver damage. The result confirm that Citrus aurantifolia possess a potential hepatoprotective activity
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