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liver extract

n.
A dry brownish powder containing the soluble thermolabile fraction of mammalian livers that is capable of stimulating the production of red blood cells.

liver extract

A dry brown powder obtained from mammalian livers that was once used as a crude source of vitamin B12 and other vitamins.
See also: extract

liver extract

A former, crude but effective, treatment for PERNICIOUS ANAEMIA, now superseded by the active principle hydroxycobalamin.
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Finally, [sup.1]H-NMR-based metabolic profiling of liver extracts of male [CAR.sup.-/-] mice did not show any significant difference between animals fed control chow and those fed pesticide chow (Figure 8E).
Liver extract with B-complex (Belamyl) 10 ml i/m for 5 days was given as supportive therapy.
The supportive treatment was given to both animals with antihistaminic (Cadistin (e)) @ 10ml total dose for 3 days and Vitamin B-complex with liver extract (Belamyl (e)) @ 10ml total dose for subsequent five days.
20% glucose saline, antihistamines, liver extract, activated charcoal, liquid paraffin and antipruritic ointment successfully managed the poisoning (Singh et al., 2003) and single dose of activated charcoal (5 g/kg) along with dextrose (25%), twice daily for 5 days and Vitamin B complex with liver extract on alternate days on 5 occasions (Ali et al., 1996) were suggested by several authors.
Gerson used crude liver extract (Lilly) to help boost his patients' liver function.
The condition was treated with anti-histaminic (Chlorpheniramine maleate) and liver extract (Belamyl (a)) for 5 days.
Animal was treated with an antihistaminic (Chlorpheniramine maleate) for three days and liver extract (Belamyl (a)).