The Effects of Sweet Foods on the Pharmacokinetics of Glycyrrhizic Acid by icELISA
AbstractThe effect of sweet foods, such as honey, was investigated from the perspective of pharmacokinetics on the absorption of glycyrrhizic acid (GA). Due to the unique properties of indirect competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (icELISA), namely, its: specificity, sensitivity, repeatability, simple pretreatment of samples, fast and simple operation, and because it is economic and non-polluting, it has received increased attention. In this study, we used the advantages of this method to see how honey affected the pharmacokinetics of GA. The effects of honey on the pharmacokinetics of GA by ELISA were investigated for the first time. The results indicate that honey can postpone the peak concentration of GA in mouse blood, and this effect correlates well with fructose. As a representative of sweet foods, the result provides the valuable information that honey, or fructose, may act as sustained-releasing drugs in clinical scenarios; and that sweet foods may have some influences on drugs when taken together. View Full-Text
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Jiang, B.; Qu, H.; Kong, H.; Zhang, Y.; Liu, S.; Cheng, J.; Yan, X.; Zhao, Y. The Effects of Sweet Foods on the Pharmacokinetics of Glycyrrhizic Acid by icELISA. Molecules 2017, 22, 498.
Jiang B, Qu H, Kong H, Zhang Y, Liu S, Cheng J, Yan X, Zhao Y. The Effects of Sweet Foods on the Pharmacokinetics of Glycyrrhizic Acid by icELISA. Molecules. 2017; 22(3):498.Chicago/Turabian Style
Jiang, Bingqian; Qu, Huihua; Kong, Hui; Zhang, Yue; Liu, Shuchen; Cheng, Jinjun; Yan, Xin; Zhao, Yan. 2017. "The Effects of Sweet Foods on the Pharmacokinetics of Glycyrrhizic Acid by icELISA." Molecules 22, no. 3: 498.
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