Effect of Rhodiola rosea on the resistance of isolated heart from stressed rats to ischemic and reperfusion damage

S. A. Afanas'ev, Yu B. Lishmanov, T. V. Lasukova, A. V. Naumova

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Experiments on isolated hearts from rats pretreated with Rhodiola rosea and subjected to combined cooling and immobilization show that this adaptogen improves the resistance of the myocardium to ischemic and reperfusion damage and exerts a membrane-stabilizing effect.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)447-449
Number of pages3
JournalBulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1997



  • Contractility
  • Cooling
  • Creatine phosphokinase
  • Isolated heart
  • Rhodiola rosea

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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