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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 3 Effect of NATE treatment on LPO, antioxidant enzymes, GSH and carbonyl content in the liver of FCA induced arthritic rats

From: Modulation of oxidative stress mediators in the liver of adjuvant induced arthritic rats by Nyctanthes arbor tristis

Group Treatments LPOa SODb CATc GSTd GSHe Carbonylf
1 Control 0.12 ± 0.05 15.05 ± 1.18 393.65 ± 20.37 0.86 ± 0.09 41.01 ± 3.98 1.78 ± 0.42
2 RA 0.43 ± 0.04* 8.31 ± 0.37* 286.42 ± 20.25* 0.57 ± 0.05* 32.01 ± 2.05NS 4.40 ± 0.22*
3 Indomet 0.09 ± 0.05# 12.43 ± 0.61# 379.41 ± 41.43NS 0.94 ± 0.07# 44.76 ± 0.92# 2.25 ± 0.09#
4 NATE 0.18 ± 0.04# 11.95 ± 1.07# 337.96 ± 27.60NS 0.98 ± 0.10# 41.13 ± 1.82# 1.70 ± 0.19#
  1. Values are Mean ± SE of four replicates with six animals in each group
  2. Groups 2, 3 and 4 as compared to Group 1. *P < 0.05
  3. Groups 3 and 4 as compared to Group 2. # P < 0.05; NS Not significant
  4. a = nmoles MDA formed/mg protein
  5. b = units/mg protein
  6. c = μmoles H2O2 decomposed/min/mg protein
  7. d = μmoles GSH conjugated/min/mg protein
  8. e = μmoles DTNB conjugated/mg protein
  9. f = nmoles of carbonyl formed/mg protein