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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 5 Relative liver and kidney weight (%) of male Wistar rats administered with lead acetate and treated with methanol and methanol/acetone phenolic-rich extracts of N. latifolia fruit

From: Phenolic rich-extracts from Nauclea latifolia fruit restored Lead acetate-induced liver and kidney damaged in Wistar rats

Treatment Liver kidney
Control (2 mL/kg bw. Normal Saline) 3.01 ± 0.03a 0.33 ± 0.01a
Silymarin (100 mg/kg bw.) 3.44 ± 0.10c 0.42 ± 0.01c
Untreated (2 mL/kg bw. Normal Saline) 3.63 ± 0.10d 0.50 ± 0.02d
150 mg/kg bw. MPR NLF 3.44 ± 0.13c 0.40 ± 0.01c
300 mg/kg bw. MPR NLF 3.33 ± 0.10b 0.43 ± 0.02b
150 mg/kg bw. MAPR NLF 3.31 ± 0.08b 0.41 ± 0.01b
300 mg/kg bw. MAPR NLF 3.14 ± 0.09a 0.35 ± 0.01a