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Table 2 Effects of SAME on serum chemistry in rat

From: Prevention of hepatorenal toxicity with Sonchus asper in gentamicin treated rats

Treatment Total protein (mg/dl) Albumin (mg/dl) Triglycerides (mg/dl) Total cholesterol (mg/dl) Total bilirubin (mg/dl) Direct bilirubin (mg/dl) Urea (mg/dl) Creatinine (mg/dl)
Control (Saline, 0.9% NaCl) 42.5 ± 4.7A 22.7 ± 3.5A 12.8 ± 2.8A 6.8 ± 0.84A 1.51 ± 0.36A 0.87 ± 0.14A 33.5 ± 5.7A 0.78 ± 0.16A
GTM (100 mg/kg bw) 33.7 ± 3.7D 16.4 ± 2.3D 18.6 ± 2.0B 12.0 ± 2.95D 2.83 ± 0.45D 1.17 ± 0.44E 56.2 ± 6.6C 3.7 ± 0.60C
GTM + SAME (100 mg/kg bw) 35.7 ± 4.1C 18.4 ± 2.8C 17.2 ± 2.2B 10.1 ± 1.73CD 1.69 ± 0.34C 1.03 ± 0.16C 43.2 ± 5.2BC 2.6 ± 0.65B
GTM + SAME (200 mg/kg bw) 40.2 ± 5.6B 21.1 ± 3.2AB 13.1 ± 2.2A 8.8 ± 1.50B 1.67 ± 0.24C 0.97 ± 0.17B 40.6 ± 6.2B 1.2 ± 0.26A
SAME (200 mg/kg bw) 43.2 ± 4.2A 23.2 ± 2.9A 12.1 ± 1.4A 7.2 ± 1.69A 1.49 ± 0.36A 0.83 ± 0.16A 32.4 ± 4.6A 0.84 ± 0.32A
  1. Mean ± SD (n = 06). A-D, Means not sharing common letters within a column are significantly (P < 0.01) different from each other.
  2. GTM, gentamicin; SAME, methanol extract of Sonchus asper