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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Effect of ALME on cadmium induced changes in different serum kidney biochemical parameters

From: Protective effect of Antigonon leptopus (Hook et. Arn) in cadmium induced hepatotoxicity and nephrotoxicity in rats

Experimental groupsUrea (mg/dL)Creatinine (mg/dL)Uric acid (mg/dL)
Normal5.73 ± 0.260.59 ± 0.092.73 ± 0.12
Toxic (Cd)
(5 mg/kg)
13.57 ± 0.921.23 ± 0.085.13 ± 0.32
Silymarin
(100 mg/kg)
6.35 ± 0.27**
(92.09%)
0.98 ± 0.13**
(39.06%)
3.13 ± 0.15**
(83.33%)
ALME
(100 mg/kg)
9.03 ± 0.42*
(57.90%)
1.11 ± 0.03*
(18.75%)
4.31 ± 0.13*
(34.16%)
ALME
(200 mg/kg)
7.12 ± 0.38**
(82.27%)
1.01 ± 0.11**
(34.37%)
3.25 ± 0.09**
(78.33%)
ALME
(400 mg/kg)
8.08 ± 0.43**
(70.02%)
1.09 ± 0.06*
(21.87%)
4.01 ± 0.21*
(46.66%)
  1. . Values are expressed as mean ± SD, n = 6.**P < 0.01, *P < 0.05. P value- Control versus other groups.