The effect of lavender oil on serum testosterone levels and epididymal sperm characteristics of formaldehyde treated male rats


KÖSE E., SARSILMAZ M., MEYDAN S., SÖNMEZ M., KUŞ İ., KAVAKLI A.

EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES, vol.15, no.5, pp.538-542, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.538-542
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background and Objectivies: In this study, the harmful effects of formaldehyde (FA) on serum testosterone levels and epididymal sperm characteristics were investigated. In addition, possible protective effect of lavender oil was evaluated.