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Some species have been used in the form of crude drugs as anodynes, antiphlogistics, antitussives, expectorants, antiasthmatics and detoxicants, especially in China.
These results agreed with the findings of Authman and Abbas (2007), who stated that the liver has an important detoxicant role of endogenous waste products as well as externally derived toxins such as heavy metals The cellular degeneration in the liver may be also due to either an oxygen deficiency as a result of gill degeneration or the vascular dilation and intravascular haemolysis observed in the blood vessels with subsequent stasis of blood (Mohamed, 2001).
150 kDa glycoprotein isolated from Solanum nigrum Linne enhaces activities of detoxicant enzymes and lowers plasmic cholesterol in mouse.
Arcila-Lozano (2004) affirm that the essential oil from Origanum have the property to increase the activity of the detoxicant enzyme, glutation S-transferase when it is administered orally.
Bajaj and Vahora commented that colloidal gold was still popular in India (as of 1998) and is "highly valued for its tonic and rejuvenating properties." According to these investigators, ayurvedic physicians recommend colloidal gold as general tonic, hepatotonic, cardio tonic, nervine tonic, aphrodisiac, detoxicant, anti-infective, and anti-aging.
Echinacea species is considered the most effective detoxicant in Western medicine for the circulatory, lymphatic, and respiratory systems.
Endo also said members that conducted the attack each took a detoxicant and burned the clothes they wore at thetime of the assault.
Used as an antiseptic, laxative, and overall detoxicant, goldenseal's wholesale value has increased 600 percent in the last five years.
A sense of humor -- or better, a sense of history -- is the best detoxicant for this, I think.
- Ascorbic acid is a powerful detoxicant which neutralizes many