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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 3 Effects of 21-days treatment of wound with PEG, Ag NP and Ag-I NP on liver function enzymes of albino rats

From: Safety assessment of bio-synthesized iodine-doped silver nanoparticle wound ointment in experimental rats

E Control Standard Untreated PEG Ag NP Ag-I NP
TP (g/dl) 79.17 ± 1.27c 81.70 ± 3.96c 81.70 ± 5.48c 84.23 ± 3.85c 52.57 ± 0.63a 67.87 ± 0.53b
AST(U/L) 24.50 ± 0.00cd 23.33 ± 1.16cd 25.83 ± 2.42d 11.67 ± 1.17a 17.50 ± 0.00b 21.00 ± 0.00bc
ALT(U/L) 8.15 ± 0.63a 8.15 ± 0.63a 6.69 ± 2.71a 7.52 ± 1.09a 8.15 ± 0.63a 8.77 ± 1.25a
ALP(U/L) 294.40 ± 46.00ab 294.40 ± 24.34ab 294.40 ± 40.10ab 220.80 ± 27.60a 340.40 ± 18.40b 340.40 ± 9.20b
  1. Values are expressed in mean ± standard error of mean. Values with the same superscript across the row have no significant different at p < 0.05. E Enzymes, TP total protein, AST aspartate transaminase, ALT alanine transaminase and ALP alkaline phosphatase