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Khat a drug of abuse: roles of free radicals and antioxidants.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21132679     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Many articles have reviewed the health impact of Khat consumption; however the role of free radicals in the pathogenesis associated with short- and long-term consumption of Khat is absent in the literature. As free radicals and antioxidants converge across various mechanisms in normal physiological function and in disease, this review attempts to uncover the role of endogenous free radicals and the mechanism of cellular injury associated with Khat consumption.
Samir L Aleryani; Rowaida A Aleryani; Ahmed A Al-Akwa
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review     Date:  2010-12-02
Journal Detail:
Title:  Drug testing and analysis     Volume:  3     ISSN:  1942-7611     ISO Abbreviation:  Drug Test Anal     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-09-30     Completed Date:  2012-01-23     Revised Date:  2012-01-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101483449     Medline TA:  Drug Test Anal     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  548-51     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2010 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Vanderbilt University, The Vanderbilt Clinic, Nashville, TN 37232-5310, USA. Samir.Aleryani@Vanderbilt.Edu
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MeSH Terms
Antioxidants / metabolism*
Catha / metabolism*,  toxicity*
Free Radicals / metabolism*
Street Drugs / metabolism*,  toxicity*
Substance-Related Disorders / complications,  metabolism*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antioxidants; 0/Free Radicals; 0/Street Drugs

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