Rekha Khatri

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Maharshi Dayanand University, Haryana, India


  • Review Article   
    A Review on Hepatoprotective Potential of Some Indigenous Medicinal Plants
    Author(s): Rekha Khatri61096 and Anju Dhiman61097*

    Every year, around 2 million individuals die as a result of liver disease, 1 million as a result of cirrhosis complications, and 1 million as a result of viral hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma.  Hepatotoxicity can result in cytotoxicity, cholestasis, steatosis, fibrosis, cirrhosis, hepatitis, liver cancer, and other health problems. Drinking alcohol, using chemicals, using medicines, having an autoimmune disease, and becoming ill are the most common causes of hepatotoxicity. These chemicals have a direct effect on the mitochondrial respiratory chain, cytochromes p-450, gluthione S-acyltransferase, and the mitochondrial permeability transitional pore, among other things. The mechanism of drug-induced hepatotoxicity could be an innate or idiosyncratic hepatotoxin reaction. There are several modern medications that can be used to treat liver disorders. Current ph.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.31858/0975-8453.14.8.520-529

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