Ginseng total saponins attenuates myocardial injury via anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory properties

Ginseng total saponin (GTS) has been shown to possess various ginsenosides. These ginsenosides is widely used for treating cardiovascular diseases in Asian communities. The aim of this study was to study the effects of GTS on cardiac injury after the global ischemia and reperfusion (I/R) in isolated guinea pig hearts.