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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 6 Effect of ALME on RBC, WBC and Hb content

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

Experimental
Groups
RBCs (106/μL)WBCs (103/μL)Hb (g/dL)
Normal6.78 ± 0.6810.56 ± 0.4212.34 ± 0.34
Toxic (Cd)
(5 mg/kg)
4.39 ± 0.2611.98 ± 0.739.32 ± 0.21
Silymarin (100 mg/kg)6.02 ± 0.91** (68.20%)11.58 ± 0.83** (85.55%)12.89 ± 0.53** (81.78%)
ALME
(100 mg/kg)
5.26 ± 0.54* (36.40%)13.12 ± 0.55* (63.73%)10.13 ± 0.12** (26.82%)
ALME
(200 mg/kg)
5.89 ± 0.74** (62.76%)12.69 ± 0.47** (69.83%)11.41 ± 0.68** (69.20%)
ALME
(400 mg/kg)
5.18 ± 0.85** (33.05%)12.85 ± 0.37** (67.56%)10.38 ± 0.71** (35.09%)
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD, n = 6. **P < 0.01, *P < 0.05.P value-Control versus other groups.