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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 3 Effect of ALME on different antioxidant parameters in the liver tissue

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

Experimental groupsGSH (mM/mg)MDA (mM/mg)CAT (U/mg)
Normal7.12 ± 0.722.67 ± 0.0611.07 ± 0.2
Toxic (Cd)
(5 mg/kg)
3.06 ± 0.214.88 ± 0.084.06 ± 0.09
Silymarin
(100 mg/kg)
5.92 ± 0.39**
(83.74%)
3.01 ± 0.05**
(84.61%)
9.79 ± 0.3**
(81.74%)
ALME
(100 mg/kg)
4.34 ± 0.35*
(31.52%)
3.92 ± 0.33*
(43.43%)
7.92 ± 0.43*
(55.06%)
ALME
(200 mg/kg)
6.03 ± 0.32**
(73.15%)
3.34 ± 0.25**
(69.68%)
8.73 ± 0.27**
(66.61%)
ALME
(400 mg/kg)
4.89 ± 0.58*
(45.07%)
3.49 ± 0.38*
(62.89%)
8.39 ± 0.2*
(61.76%)
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD, n = 6. **P < 0.01, *P < 0.05. P value- Control versus other groups.