Effect of Iranian Propolis on Salivary Total Antioxidant Capacity in Gamma-irradiated Rats

Sara Aghel, Mahdi Pouramir, Ali Akbar Moghadamnia, Dariush Moslemi, Tahere Molania, Leila Ghassemi & Mina Motallebnejad
Background and aims. The antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of propolis were studied. Since saliva containsantioxidants and radiotherapy of the head and neck mainly affects the saliva, salivary antioxidant defensive mechanism iscompromised with oxidative stress produced by radiation therapy. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to investigatethe effect of propolis on salivary total antioxidant capacity in irradiated rats. Materials and methods. The study was conducted on 28 rats, 7‒11 weeks of age (160±20 g),...
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