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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 4 Effect of Stachytarpheta jamaicensis extract on lipid profile of streptozotocin induced diabetic rats fed on a high fat diet

From: Anti-diabetic effect of Stachytarpheta jamaicensis on low dose streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats fed on a high-fat diet

Groups Dose (mg/kg) body weight Cholesterol
(mg/dL)
Triglycerides (mg/dL) HDL
(mg/dL)
LDL
(mg/dL)
VLDL
(mg/dL)
Streptozotocin 35 93.83 ± 2.42a 202.6 ± 2.94a 11.18 ± 0.10a 42.04 ± 1.73a 40.51 ± 0.59a
Gliberclamide 10 61.53 ± 0.57c 187.2 ± 1.61c 18.07 ± 0.25c 6.03 ± 0.39c 37.43 ± 0.32b
S. jamaicensis 30 73.07 ± 0.64b 194.3 ± 1.09b 16.61 ± 0.31b 17.60 ± 0.67b 38.86 ± 0.22a
S. jamaicensis 50 70.47 ± 0.29b 191.0 ± 0.71b 16.77 ± 0.29b 15.49 ± 0.08b 38.21 ± 0.14a
S. jamaicensis 100 61.20 ± 0.53c 186.1 ± 0.81c 18.47 ± 0.09c 5.51 ± 0.62c 37.21 ± 0.16b
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SEM, n = 10/group. Columns bearing different letters are significantly (p < 0.05) different, while those with the same letters are not significantly different. HDL High density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL Low density lipoprotein cholesterol, VLDL Very low density lipoprotein cholesterol