Vitamin C protects against drug-induced kidney damage

Protective Effects of Vitamin C on Cisplatin-Induced Renal Damage: a Light and Electron Microscopic Study.

The present study was performed to investigate whether the chronic administration of antioxidant vitamin C provided protection against kidney damage induced by the chemotherapy drug cisplatin. This study was performed with rats. The results suggested that the chronic administration of vitamin C can be beneficial against cisplatin-induced kidney damage. Further details can be found in the study.
Tarladacalisir Y.T., Kanter M., Uygun M. Protective Effects of Vitamin C on Cisplatin-Induced Renal Damage: a Light and Electron Microscopic Study. Renal Failure 2008; 30(1): 1-8.


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