Protective effect of dexpanthenol against nephrotoxic effect of amikacin: An experimental study


Dogan E. E. , ERKOC R., EKINCI I., HAMDARD J., DONER B., CIKRIKCIOGLU M. A. , ...More

BIOMEDICINE & PHARMACOTHERAPY, vol.89, pp.1409-1414, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 89
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.biopha.2017.03.019
  • Title of Journal : BIOMEDICINE & PHARMACOTHERAPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1409-1414

Abstract

Background: Amikacin has the largest spectrum among aminoglycosides, its nephrotoxic effect limits its utilization. Our purpose in this study is to review the protective effect of dexpanthenol against the nephrotoxic effect of amikacin, accompanied with histopathological and biochemical parameters.