Home|Journals Follow on Twitter| Subscribe to List

Directory for Medical Articles

Open Access

Mini Review

Oxidative stress: the dark side of soybean-oil-based emulsions used in parenteral nutrition

Livan Delgado Roche.

Cited by (1)

Soybean-oil based lipid emulsion have been used for parenteral nutrition since 1980’s decade. These kind of pharmaceutical formulations represent an important energy source to critically ill patients. But it has been demonstrated that soybean-based-lipid emulsions induce a hyperlipidemic state and oxidative stress, which represent the major complications of these energy sources. The aim of the present work was to review the state of the art on lipid emulsions and its relationship with oxidative stress, and associated diseases.

Key words: Hyperlipidemia; Lipid emulsions; Parenteral nutrition; Oxidative stress

Share this Article

Journal of Complementary Medicine Research


BiblioMed Home
Follow ScopeMed on Twitter
Author Tools
eJPort Journal Hosting
About BiblioMed
License Information
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Contact Us

The articles in Bibliomed are open access articles licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.
ScopeMed is a Database Service for Scientific Publications. Copyright ScopeMed Information Services.