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Table 3 Effect of the extract on some biochemical parameters related to liver and kidney function

From: Antihypertensive potential of the aqueous extract which combine leaf of Persea americana Mill. (Lauraceae), stems and leaf of Cymbopogon citratus (D.C) Stapf. (Poaceae), fruits of Citrus medical L. (Rutaceae) as well as honey in ethanol and sucrose experimental model

  ALT (UI/L) AST (UI/L) Protein (mg/mL) Albumin (mg/dL) Creatinin (mg/dL) Potassium (mmol/L) Sodium (mEq/L)
Water 26.77 ± 3.84 70.96 ± 10.20 23.53 ± 1.51 26.08 ± 2.52 0.38 ± 0.06 6.30 ± 0.79 136.41 ± 5.51
Ethanol 46.44 ± 5.24 116.12 ± 16.69 37.42 ± 5.17c 33.91 ± 3.41 0.96 ± 0.07a 9.89 ± 0.93 169.80 ± 7.32
Sucrose 45.42 ± 5.65 130.96 ± 11.65c 40.66 ± 1.64b 34.91 ± 3.18 0.90 ± 0.03a 9.43 ± 0.99 149.80 ± 10.49
EtOH+ Su 52.54 ± 4.79c 150.32 ± 11.10a 43.74 ± 4.21a 33.66 ± 3.88 1.07 ± 0.04a 10.44 ± 0.71c 166.01 ± 7.99
EtOH + Su + Nif 22.71 ± 3.15β 65.16 ± 7.59α 5.72 ± 1.02 23.24 ± 1.88 0.48 ± 0.05α 5.10 ± 0.76α 122.08 ± 10.75γ
EtOH + Su + Ext50 34.91 ± 6.72 115.48 ± 10.06 16.81 ± 2.52α 32.29 ± 1.70 0.83 ± 0.06a 9.26 ± 0.56 139.00 ± 9.49
EtOH + Su + Ext100 27.79 ± 3.28γ 92.25 ± 12.60γ 6.73 ± 1.25 28.26 ± 1.67 0.77 ± 0.06 7.48 ± 0.81γ 123.03 ± 10.82γ
EtOH + Su + Ext150 23.05 ± 3.65β 74.19 ± 12.45β 6.45 ± 0.67 26.24 ± 1.02 0.52 ± 0.06α 5.70 ± 0.96β 117.46 ± 10.80γ
  1. Each value represents a mean ± S.E.M.; n = 5; ap < 0.001; bp < 0.01, cp < 0.05: significantly different compared to water. αp < 0.001, βp < 0.01, γp < 0.05: significantly different compared to ethanol and sucrose. EtOH + Su = Ethanol and Sucrose; Ext50, Ext100 and Ext150 = Extract at the respective doses of 50, 100 and 150 mg/kg; Nif = Nifedipine (10 mg/kg).