antifibrotics

antifibrotics

Drugs used to treat disorders due to abnormal scar formation such as PEYRONIE'S DISEASE or SCLERODERMA. An example is potassium para-aminobenzoate (Potaba).
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Antifibrotics and wound healing in glaucoma surgery.
Purified triamcinolone acetonide as antifibrotic adjunct in glaucoma filtering surgery.
There have been several communications regarding the use of antifibrotics effects in the correction of strabismus in concentration varying from 0.
Despite the good results confirmed by many researchers, there have been some controversies about the efficacy of mitomycin C as an antifibrotic agent (BROOKS et al.
The present study aimed at investigating the antifibrotic action of mitomycin C, applied during the myoplastic of the dorsal rectus, in different concentrations, based on the clinical, histological and immunohistochemical studies.
Therefore it is assumed that the use of smaller concentration has the same antifibrotic effect.
As antifibrotics are meant for chronic administration, they should be free from potential toxic effects.
This study was carried out to evaluate the antifibrotic effect of ethanol extract of the fruits of Indian herb Piper longum Linn.
To our knowledge, there have been no basic scientific studies on the antifibrotic effect of this fruit.
The extract at a higher dose (100 mg/kg) is more hepatoprotective and antifibrotic.
The Role of Antifibrotics in Prevention of Laminectomy Scar" Wayne H.