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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 3 The effects of oral administration of extracts (aqueous or ethanol) of A. wilkesiana leaves on Serum ALT and AST activities of salt-loaded rabbits

From: ACALYPHA WILKESIANA regulates fluid volume but affects selected tissues in salt loaded rabbits

  GROUP
SERUM DAY 1 (Cont. Salt) 2 (Salt+ Aq. Ext) 3 (Salt +Et. Ext) 4 (Salt+DW) 5 (Control)
 ALT (U/L) 71 55.35 ± 3.27ax 42.17 ± 3.69ax 39.77 ± 9.22ax 42.73 ± 6.40ax 27.43 ± 1.04bx
78 61.12 ± 4.28cx 36.15 ± 3.34dx 45.20 ± 1.34dx 49.30 ± 6.55dx 29.77 ± 5.46ex
 AST (U/L) 71 72.80 ± 9.80ax 59.80 ± 3.38ax 69.33 ± 6.27ax 44.20 ± 3.32ax 32.77 ± 6.82bx
78 68.30 ± 10.50cx 34.27 ± 1.21dy 33.51 ± 4.24dy 36.30 ± 1.20dx 36.05 ± 2.38dx
  1. Data are presented as Means ± S.E.M (n = 6). Means with different symbol x, y along columns and Means with different symbol a, b, c, d, e along rows are significantly different (p < 0.05)