Effect of allopurinol in focal cerebral ischemia in rats: an experimental study

Isik N., Berkman M., Pamir M., Kalelioglu M., Sav A.

SURGICAL NEUROLOGY, vol.64, pp.5-10, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.surneu.2005.07.040
  • Title of Journal : SURGICAL NEUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.5-10


Background: Allopurinol is a xanthine oxidase inhibitor that prevents the generation of free radicals and may play a role in the protection of the cells during cerebral ischemia.