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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 5 Effect of aqueous extract of Dennettia tripetala on antioxidant enzyme activity and lipid peroxidation status in liver of rats exposed to carbon tetrachloride

From: Aqueous extract of Dennettia tripetala ameliorates liver and kidney damage caused by multiple exposures to carbon tetrachloride

Groups SOD
(units/g wet tissue)
Catalase
(units/g wet tissue)
MDA
(units/g wet tissue)
Control 1225 ± 137.70a 4683 ± 10.82a 0.08 ± 0.01a
AQDT 250 + CCl4 1033 ± 155.70ab 4610 ± 57.93a 0.12 ± 0.01a
AQDT 500 + CCl4 975 ± 17.68ab 4554 ± 63.00a 0.11 ± 0.01a
AQDT 1000 + CCl4 1350 ± 94.65a 4316 ± 49.40b 0.11 ± 0.01a
CCl4 744 ± 62.40b 4326 ± 51.14b 0.17 ± 0.01b
  1. Values are presented as mean ± SEM. Values with different superscripts are significantly different from one another at P < 0.05. Values with the same superscript are not significantly different from one another. n = 5 rats per group. AQDT means aqueous extract of Dennettia tripetala