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Table 2 Effect SAME on serum level of biochemical markers in rat

From: Hepatoprotective activity of Sonchus asper against carbon tetrachloride-induced injuries in male rats: a randomized controlled trial

Treatment Triglycerides (mg/dl) Total cholesterol (mg/dl) HDL (mg/dl) LDL (mg/dl)
Control 7.8 ± 0.45++ 6.1 ± 0.25++ 3.6 ± 0.21++ 2.48 ± 0.32++
3 ml/kg CCl4 11.3 ± 0.58** 11.2 ± 0.23** 2.8 ± 0.18** 8.4 ± 0.17**
100 mg/kg SAME + CCl4 9.2 ± 0.41**++ 7.7 ± 0.21**++ 3.08 ± 0.09**++ 4.2 ± 0.21**++
200 mg/kg SAME + CCl4 8.3 ± 0.18++ 6.4 ± 0.27++ 3.5 ± 0.20++ 2..53 ± 0.35++
100 mg/kg Silymarin + CCl4 7.2 ± 0.44++ 5.7 ± 0.19++ 3.7 ± 0.21++ 2.21 ± 0.31++
200 mg/kg SAME alone 7.5 ± 0.44++ 5.8 ± 0.44++ 3.75 ± 0.21++ 2.36 ± 0.12++
  1. Mean ± SE (n = 6 number).
  2. ** Significance from the control group at P < 0.01 probability level.
  3. ++ Significance from the CCl4 group at P < 0.01 probability level.