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Study shows astragalus found to protect against drug-induced liver injury

The liver is a very important organ that is, unfortunately, vulnerable to various toxic agents and harmful elements. Among these are drugs like paracetamol that, when taken in doses that exceed what’s recommended, can stress out or even damage the liver. Fortunately, an investigative team comprising of researchers from Saudi Arabia, Cairo, and Turkey have found a possible solution in the Astragalus genus. Also known as milkvetch or locoweed, these herbs and small shrubs have long been utilized in medicinal applications for all types of disorders. The researchers behind this particular study have uncovered another one.  Read more...



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