Evaluation of the long-term effects of oleum origani on the toxicity induced by administration of streptozotocin in rats


Lermioglu F. , BAGCI S., ONDEROGLU S., ORTAC R., TUGRUL L.

JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACOLOGY, vol.49, no.11, pp.1157-1161, 1997 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.2042-7158.1997.tb06060.x
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1157-1161

Abstract

Oleum origani, the essential oil of Origanum onites L., is a traditional plant material used in Turkey for the treatment of several diseases, including diabetes mellitus. This study has evaluated the effect of oleum origani on streptozotocin-induced tissue injury and haematological changes. The effect of oleum origani on glycaemia was also studied.