Roles of Herbals in Paracetamol Induced Hepatotoxicty


In the area of herbal medicine, this has led to a great deal of research and development. In the majority of industrialized and developing nations today, there is a rising need for herbal medicine. The most common form of liver disease varies by country and may be impacted by local factors. Infection with viruses and exposure to specific chemicals are two causes of liver diseases. Herbal medications have the potential to be an effective treatment for liver problems. An extensive review of the literature on hepatoprotective plants clearly shows that herbal medications have significant promise for the treatment of liver ailments. It is difficult to find effective treatments for common liver conditions such as cirrhosis, fatty liver, and chronic hepatitis. There aren't many therapeutic drugs that work well and rarely cause side effects. Few plants can effectively treat liver disorders, so there is a lot of interest in researching the many plant therapies that can help with liver diseases. As a result, we conclude that herbs are an important source of hepatoprotective and liver regeneration drugs. More study is needed, however, to identify, characterize, and standardize the active substances, beneficial compounds, and formulations for the treatment of liver illnesses. The availability of modern hepatoprotective medications with realistic clinical utility is still quite restricted, and the discovery of new compounds with similar potentials will undoubtedly encourage the drug discovery process.

Keywords: Herbal Medicine, Hepatotoxicity, Hepatoprotective, Antioxidant Activities

Keywords: Herbal Medicine, Hepatotoxicity, Hepatoprotective, Antioxidant


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Monika Devi, Minerva College of Pharmacy, Indora, Kangra, HP, India

Minerva College of Pharmacy, Indora, Kangra, HP, India

Kapil Kumar Verma, Minerva College of Pharmacy, Indora, Kangra, HP, India

Minerva College of Pharmacy, Indora, Kangra, HP, India

Inder Kumar, Minerva College of Pharmacy, Indora, Kangra, HP, India

Minerva College of Pharmacy, Indora, Kangra, HP, India


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