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Sulfur Containing Compounds as Antioxidants

  • Patrick M. Dansette
  • Amor Sassi
  • Colette Deschamps
  • Daniel Mansuy
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 264)

Abstract

Several sulfur containing antioxidants have been used for therapeutic use as hepatoprotectors and radioprotectors. In particular the dithiolthione SULFARLEM, used as anticholestatic drug for more than 40 years, is shown to be antioxidant; preliminary pharmacokinetic data in man are presented, and hepatoprotective and radioprotective effect in mice are demonstrated.

Keywords

Lipoic Acid Radioprotective Effect Paracetamol Poisoning Thiol Derivative Radioprotective Agent 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Patrick M. Dansette
    • 1
  • Amor Sassi
    • 1
  • Colette Deschamps
    • 1
  • Daniel Mansuy
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Chimie et de Biochimie Pharmacologiques et Toxicologiques, Unité associée au CNRS en développement concerté avec l’INSERM, UA 400 CNRSUniversité René DescartesParis Cedex 06France

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