THE PROTECTIVE EFFECTS OF KEFIR IN ASPIRIN-INDUCED GASTRIC MUCOSAL DAMAGE: AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY


Acarturk G., ŞENOL A., Akin M., Sutcu R., Sahin O., Isler M.

ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA, vol.30, no.4, pp.875-879, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Journal Name: ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.875-879
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aims: Aspirin has a side effect of mucosal damage even at low doses. The aim of the present study was to investigate the efficacy of kefir in the prevention of gastric damage produced by aspirin.