The Effects of Monosodium Glutamate and Tannic Acid on Adult Rats


ÇALIŞ İ. U. , TURGUT COŞAN D., SAYDAM F., Kolac U. K. , Soyocak A., KURT H., ...More

IRANIAN RED CRESCENT MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.18, no.10, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/ircmj.37912
  • Journal Name: IRANIAN RED CRESCENT MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Keywords: Monosodium Glutamate, Oxidative Stress, Antioxidant, Tannic Acid, INDUCED OXIDATIVE STRESS, ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITY, FLOWERS, DAMAGE, LEAD

Abstract

Background: Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a widely-used flavor enhancer and stabilizer in ready-made or packaged foods. The excessive use of MSG has been shown to increase oxidative stress in different organ systems and causes glucose metabolism disorders, obesity, and coronary diseases.