Journal of Chemistry / 2015 / Article / Tab 3

Review Article

Health, Wellness, and Safety Aspects of the Consumption of Kombucha

Table 3

Bioactivities of Kombucha and mode of studies which have been carried out.

BioactivitiesReferences

Antihypercholesterolemic effectIn vitro studies on rats [33]
Antioxidant activity against chromateIn vivo studies on rats [47]
Antioxidant activity against leadIn vivo studies on rats [3]
Antistress activity against cold and hypoxia In vivo studies on rats [46]
Cytogenetic activity In vitro studies on human peripheral blood lymphocytes [72]
Healing activity against indomethacin-induced acute gastric ulceration In vivo studies on mice [50]
Hypoglycaemic effectIn vivo studies on mice [6, 73]
Inhibitory activity towards CCl4 induced hepatic injuryIn vivo studies on rats [45]
LongevityIn vivo studies on mice [74]
Paracetamol induced hepatotoxicity In vivo studies on mice [47]
Prevention of weight loss in diabetesIn vivo studies on rats [75]
Protective effect on chromosomal aberrations induced by gamma radiation in human peripheral lymphocytes In vitro studies on human peripheral lymphocytes [76]