Protective Effect of Alpha-Lipoic Acid against Liver Damage Induced by Cigarette Smoke: An in vivo Study


GÜMRAL N., ASLANKOÇ R., ŞENOL N., CANKARA F. N.

SAUDI JOURNAL OF MEDICINE & MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.9, no.2, pp.145-151, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: Long-term cigarette smoking damages the liver tissue. Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) is used as a therapeutic agent in a number of conditions and is known to have ameliorative effects against oxidative stress in the liver.