Chandra Shakar Reddy Nallagouni, Nageshwar Mesram, Pratap Reddy Karnati


 Objective: The objective of the study was to investigate the ameliorative effects of resveratrol against aluminum- and fluoride-altered neurobehavioral activities.

Methods: Aluminum chloride (100 mg/kg body weight [bw])+sodium fluoride (10 mg/kg bw), aluminum chloride (100 mg/kg bw) + sodium fluoride (10 mg/kg bw) + resveratrol (30 mg/kg bw), and resveratrol (30 mg/kg bw) alone were given orally to II, III, and IV groups, respectively, and Group-I was served as control for 8 weeks. The bw, brain weight, grip strength, learning ability, and behavioral activities were assayed.

Results: The results showed significantly (*p<0.05) altered body and brain weights, learning ability, grip strength, and behavioral activities in Group- II, whereas significant (*p<0.05) reversal was observed in Group-III.

Conclusion: Taken together, the above findings conclude that resveratrol ameliorated aluminum and fluoride-altered neurobehavioral activities.


Aluminum, Fluoride, Resveratrol, Weight, Behavior.

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Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research
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Chandra Shakar Reddy Nallagouni
Department of Zoology, Neurobiology Lab, University College of Science, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Nageshwar Mesram
Department of Zoology, Neurobiology Lab, University College of Science, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Pratap Reddy Karnati
Department of Zoology, Neurobiology Lab, University College of Science, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

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