Evaluation of safety margins of Chenopodium album seed decoction: 14-day subacute toxicity and microbicidal activity studies

January 2011
Proteome Science;2011, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p102
Academic Journal
The article reports on a study conducted to explore the safety margins of chenopodium album seed decoction (CAD)as a applicable vaginal contraceptive. It states CAD was applied in rat vagina for 14 days, which did not have any adverse effect on vaginal tissue proliferation. The study results revealed that CAD can evolve as a safe microbicidal spermicide.


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