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Effect of Bauhinia forficata extract in diabetic pregnant rats: maternal repercussions
(Phytomedicine, 2004-02-01) [Artigo]
Bauhinia forficata, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazil folk medicine for the treatment of Diabetes mellitus. The purposes of present study were to determine the repercussions of diabetes on the defense ...
Effects of cigarette smoke exposure on pregnancy outcome and offspring of diabetic rats
(Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 2009-04-01) [Artigo]
A total of 52 female Wistar rats were distributed into four groups: non-diabetic (G1) and diabetic (G2) exposed to filtered air; non-diabetic (G3) and diabetic (G4) exposed to cigarette smoke. Diabetes was induced by ...
Levels of DNA damage in blood leukocyte samples from non-diabetic and diabetic female rats and their fetuses exposed to air or cigarette smoke
(Mutation Research: Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 2008-05-31) [Artigo]
dThe objective of the present study was to evaluate DNA damage level in blood leukocytes from diabetic and non-diabetic female Wistar rats exposed to air or to cigarette smoke, and to correlate the findings with levels of ...
Estudo do extrato de Ginkgo biloba na prevenção de malformações em recémnascidos de ratas diabéticas
(Revista Brasileira de Plantas Medicinais, 2003-10-01) [Artigo]
The pregnant women presenting Diabetes mellitus develop metabolic alterations, that may cause damage to the fetal well-being and provoke anomalies and/or malformations. The antioxidant treatment has improved the embryonic ...
Effect of Bauhinia forficata aqueous extract on the maternal-fetal outcome and oxidative stress biomarkers of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2008-02-28) [Artigo]
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Bauhinia forficata Link, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of diabetes.Aim of this study: To evaluate the effect of Bauhinia forficata ...
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha in gestation and puerperium of women with gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia
(American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
Problem High plasma levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) in pregnant women have been associated with the pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia (PE). This study evaluated TNF-alpha plasma levels and monocyte production ...
Mixture of vitamin C, hesperidin and piperidol exposure in pregnancy: Maternal-fetal repercussions
(Revista Brasileira de Ciencias Farmaceuticas/Brazilian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2006-01-01) [Artigo]
To evaluate the reproductive performance and the development of their offspring on rat pregnancy. Wistar pregnant rats were gavaged with 0 mg/kg wb/day (control group, n = 20) and 166.5 mg/kg/day of a mixture of vitamin ...
Effects of Maternal Diabetes on Pregnancy Outcome of Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats
(Hypertension in Pregnancy, 2008-01-01) [Resumo]
Melatonin effects on macrophage in diabetic rats and the maternal hyperglycemic implications for newborn rats
(International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism, 2009-12-01) [Artigo]
The modulatory effects of melatonin (MLT) on maternal and fetal macrophages in diabetic rats and the repercussion of maternal hyperglycemia on fetus-placenta parameters were studied. This was achieved by determining maternal ...
Effect of maternal obesity on diabetes development in adult rat offspring
(Life Sciences, 2007-10-27) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate whether maternal obesity leads to the onset of diabetes in adult Wistar rats offspring. MSG solution neonatally administration induced obesity in rats (F(1)MSG group, n = 30); and saline solution ...