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Protective effect of melatonin against multistress condition induced lipid peroxidation via measurement of gastric mucosal lesion and plasma malondialdehyde levels in rats.

Authors
  • Kiarostami, V
  • Samini, L
  • Ghazi-Khansari, M
Type
Published Article
Journal
World Journal of Gastroenterology
Publisher
Baishideng Publishing Group Co
Publication Date
Dec 14, 2006
Volume
12
Issue
46
Pages
7527–7531
Identifiers
PMID: 17167845
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Considering the results of this study, we suggest that in multistress conditions the intensity of gastric damage and the plasma MDA level are great and melatonin reduces the negative effect of lipid peroxidation and cell damage by oxidative stress in multistress conditions due to its antioxidizing activity.

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