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Table 4 Effect SAME on TBARS and GSH contents in rat liver

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

Treatment GSH (μmol/g tissue) TBARS (nmol /min /mg protein)
Control 1.23 ± 0.02++ 28.33 ± 1.12++
3 ml/kg CCl4 0.60 ± .012** 52.17 ± 2.61**
100 mg/kg SAME + CCl4 1.09 ± 0.02**++ 43.0 ± 2.76**++
200 mg/kg SAME + CCl4 1.81 ± 0.50++ 30.0 ± 1.77++
100 mg/kg Silymarin + CCl4 1.27 ± 0.013++ 27.17 ± 1.22++
200 mg/kg SAME alone 1.25 ± 0.018++ 27.50 ± 1.82++
  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.