Effect of mexiletine on lipid peroxidation and early ultrastructural findings in experimental spinal cord injury

Kaptanoglu E., Caner H., Surucu H., Akbiyik F.

JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY, vol.91, no.2, pp.200-204, 1999 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 91 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.3171/spi.1999.91.2.0200
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.200-204


Object. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of mexiletine on lipid peroxidation and on ultrastructural findings after induced spinal cord injury (SCI). The authors also compared the activity of mexiletine to that of the well-known antioxidant, methylprednisolone sodium succinate (MPSS).