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J Renal Inj Prev. 2014;3(2).
doi: 10.12861/jrip.2014.14
PMID: 25340165
PMCID: PMC4206051
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Epidemiology and Prevention

Antioxidant and kidney protection; differential impacts of single and whole natural antioxidants

Mohamad Reza Tamadon 1, Azar Baradaran 2, Mahmoud Rafieian-Kopaei 3 *

1 Department of Internal Medicine, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran
2 Department of Clinical Pathology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
3 Medical Plants Research Center, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
*Corresponding author: Prof. Mahmoud Rafieian-kopaei, Medical Plants Research Center, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Sharekord, Iran. Email: rafieian@yahoo.com

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Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical educationOxidative stress is caused by an imbalance in production of reactive oxygen and the biological ability to detoxify the reactive intermediates or repair the resulting damage. Herbal medicines commonly fight these complications with their antioxidant properties. However, it should be noted that herbal drugs extracts are abundant sources of polyphenols and these compounds are unstable and might be subjected to polymerization. Thus, it is essential to check that the observed biological properties are not due to polymerization of phenolic compounds.
Please cite this paper as: Tamadon MR, Baradaran A, Rafieian-Kopaei M.Antioxidant and kidney protection; differential impacts of single and whole natural antioxidants. J Renal Inj Prev 2014; 3(2):41-42. DOI: 10.12861/jrip.2014.14
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