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Abstract

Effect of an integral suspension of Lepidium latifolium on prostate hyperplasia in rats.

Abstract

This paper studies the effect of an integral suspension of Lepidium latifolium on experimental induced prostate hyperplasia, in rats. Oral treatment with 0.86 mg kg-1 day-1 for 6 months, significantly reduced prostate size and volume in castrated rats where the hyperplasia were induced by steroid treatment.