When tissue biopsy results were compared, CoQ10 and the antioxidant enzymes catalase, manganese superoxide dismutase, and glutathione peroxidase were lower in those treated with simvastatin (Zocor[R]).
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GP stands for Glutathione Peroxidase (enzyme)
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Assessment was via the use of blood parameters (the capacity of the antioxidant enzymes superoxide dismutase, glutathione peroxidase, glutathione reductase and catalase and the inflammatory marker C-reactive protein) at baseline and follow up.
Also, the researchers observed that Malondialdehyde levels and the hepatic injury score decreased, while superoxide dismutase, catalase, and glutathione peroxidase levels increased in group 4 compared to group 3.
No significant differences were observed in red cell superoxide dismutase and glutathione peroxidase activities, total blood glutathione, and plasma total antioxidant capacity, lipid peroxides and glutathione peroxidase activity in either group.
In RBC, Ajuga iva treatment enhanced glutathione peroxidase (GSH-Px) ( + 9%) and glutathione reductase (GSSH-Red) (+ 12%) in Ai-HC treated than untreated HC group.
An in vivo study on rats (January 2008) showed that, after 7 days of Cacti-Nea consumption, urine volume doubled (mineral balance was preserved) and the globular rate of glutathione peroxidase increased, indicating improved antioxidant protection.
Beta-carotene, vitamins C and E, and glutathione peroxidase, a selenium-containing enzyme, were supposed to limit oxidative damage.