Rosa canina L. Fruit Hydro-Alcoholic Extract Effects on Some Immunological and Biochemical Parameters in Rats

Saeed Sadigh-Eteghad, Hossein Tayefi-Nasrabadi, Zahra Aghdam, Habib Zarredar, Dariush Shanehbandi, Leila Khayyat & Seyyed-Hamed Seyyed-Piran
Introduction: This research investigates the possible potential of Rosa canina (RC) as an immunomodulator in rats and its effects on some biochemical parameters. Methods: In this experiment, 45 male Wistar rats were obtained and divided into three groups (n = 15). These groups received normal saline (10 mg/kg), RC fruit extract (250 mg/kg) and RC fruit extract (500 mg/kg) as oral gavages every day for a period of four weeks, respectively. After obtaining blood samples...