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Antioxidants in the prevention of renal disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10586421     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In view of the role of oxidative processes in inflicting damage that leads to glomerulosclerosis and renal medullary interstitial fibrosis, more attention could be paid to the use of antioxidant food constituents and the usage of drugs with recognized antioxidant potential. In any case atherosclerosis is an important component of chronic renal diseases. There is a wide choice of foods and drugs that could confer benefit. Supplementation with vitamins E and C, use of soy protein diets and drinking green tea could be sufficient to confer remarkable improvements.
Authors:
E N Wardle
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Renal failure     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0886-022X     ISO Abbreviation:  Ren Fail     Publication Date:  1999 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-12-21     Completed Date:  1999-12-21     Revised Date:  2008-05-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8701128     Medline TA:  Ren Fail     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  581-91     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Antioxidants* / administration & dosage,  therapeutic use
Ascorbic Acid / therapeutic use
Dietary Supplements
Health Food
Humans
Kidney Diseases / prevention & control*
Tea
Vitamin E / therapeutic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antioxidants; 0/Tea; 1406-18-4/Vitamin E; 50-81-7/Ascorbic Acid

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