The earliest demonstration of direct in vivo effects of ketone bodies was made by Keith in the early 1930’s, when he determined that acetoacetate, when administered intraperitoneally in rabbits, prevented seizures induced by thujone (1933), a convulsant constituent found in many essential oils and an antagonist of GABAA receptors (Höld et al., 2000). This seminal observation was later confirmed in an audiogenic seizure-susceptible mouse model (Rho et al., 2002). More intriguingly, however, Likhodii and colleagues (2003) established the broad anticonvulsant properties of acetone in four different animal models, and when injected intraperitoneally, produced plasma and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) concentrations consistent with those used to suppress seizures. These results confirmed and extended historical observations supporting an anticonvulsant action for acetone, through as yet undetermined mechanisms (Likhodii & Burnham, 2002). And in further support of this, other investigators found that acetone was detectable (up to a concentration of 0.7 mM) in the brains of fully controlled KD-treated patients with epilepsy using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (Seymour et al, 1999).
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Ketika menjalani keto, menghindari asupan karbohidrat, jangan sampai kita malah konsumsi juga bahan makanan yang tidak sehat. Waspadalah terhadap makanan dengan keterangan “sugar free”, tapi menambahkan banyak pemanis buatan yang berbahaya seperti aspartam, sucralose dan sakarin. Pengganti gula ini mungkin tidak memiliki kalori dan nol gram gula, tetapi dalam banyak riset menyebabkan sakit kepala, gangguan pencernaan, migrain, gangguan mood dan bahkan memicu kanker.
Glucose restriction is believed to be a key mechanism of KD action. Calorie restriction in rodents reduced seizure susceptibility and the resultant low blood glucose levels correlated with inhibition of epileptogenesis in a genetic model of stimulus-induced epilepsy (Greene et al., 2001). Along related lines, Garriga-Canut et al. (2006) demonstrated that 2-deoxyglucose, which inhibits the glycolytic enzyme phosphoglucose isomerase, prevented seizure progression in the rat kindling model of temporal lobe epilepsy, and decreased the expression of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and its principal receptor, TrkB. More recently, Lian and colleagues (2007) demonstrated that fructose-1,6-bisphosphate (F-1,6-BP), a metabolite that shifts the metabolism of glucose from glycolysis to the pentose phosphate pathway, exhibits potent anticonvulsant activity in several rat models of acute seizures (i.e., pilocarpine, kainic acid, and pentylenetetrazole), and efficacy in these models exceeds that of 2-DG and KD treatment. Collectively, these emerging data indicate that the overall strategy of limiting glycolytic flux may be a powerful way of preventing acute seizures and perhaps epileptogenesis as well.
One potential explanation for the anticonvulsant action of the KD argues that increased ATP synthesis should produce a positive bioenergetic balance, allowing stabilization of the resting membrane potential via enhanced activity of Na+-K+-ATPase (Bough & Rho, 2007). Several decades ago, De Vivo and colleagues (1978) reported that the KD increased the total quantity of bioenergetic substrates (such as adenosine triphosphate, or ATP) and elevated the energy charge in rat brain. These changes were purported to stabilize the cell membrane, especially in the face of excessive excitation. Consistent with these observations, a later human study utilizing magnetic resonance spectroscopic techniques indicated that patients with epilepsy fed a KD had elevated phosphocreatine to creatine levels in the brain (Pan et al., 1999). Recently, using cDNA microarray technology, increased expression of the mitochondrial ATP synthase β,D subunit in mouse brain was reported after KD treatment (Noh et al., 2004). And in the most comprehensive study of this kind to date, the KD was found to enhance mitochondrial biogenesis and significantly increase the number of transcripts encoding energy metabolism genes in rats (Bough et al., 2006). This increase in bioenergetic capacity enabled hippocampal slices from these animals to better withstand metabolic challenge from low glucose exposure. Taken together, the prevailing notion has been that increased energy production and reserve capacity enable greater resistance to neuronal hyperexcitability and hypersynchrony.
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