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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 7 Effect of aqueous extract of Dennettia tripetala on antioxidant enzyme activity and lipid peroxidation status in kidney 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 873 ± 28.00a 5076 ± 293.6a 0.20 ± 0.01a
AQDT 250 + CCl4 2265 ± 742.0b 4493 ± 40.31ab 0.20 ± 0.01a
AQDT 500 + CCl4 923 ± 86.00a 4569 ± 3.00a 0.17 ± 0.01b
AQDT 1000 + CCl4 1570 ± 317.0ab 4595 ± 55.66a 0.23 ± 0.01ac
CCl4 644 ± 286.0a 3984 ± 18.25b 0.25 ± 0.01c
  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