Novel evidence suggesting an anti-oxidant property for erythropoietin on vancomycin-induced nephrotoxicity in a rat model


Cetin H., OLGAR S., ÖKTEM F., CIRIS M., UZ E., ASLAN C., ...More

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL PHARMACOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY, vol.34, no.11, pp.1181-1185, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

1. The aim of the present study was to investigate the role of oxidative stress in renal injury and to determine whether erythropoietin (EPO) acts as an anti-oxidant in vancomycin (VCM)-induced renal impairment.