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Hepatoprotection or antihepatotoxicity is the ability of a chemical substance to prevent damage to the liver. This is opposite to hepatotoxicity.

Hepatoprotective molecules used in emergency medicine

  • Acetylcysteine is considered the hepatoprotective drug of choice when treating an overdose of acetaminophen/paracetamol. [1]

Herbs with potentially hepatoprotective constituents


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  5. ^ Andrographis paniculata http://www.stuartxchange.com/Sinta.html

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