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Table 1 Effects of H. Sabdariffa on body weight and liver weight

From: Anti-hepatotoxic activities of Hibiscus sabdariffa L. in animal model of streptozotocin diabetes-induced liver damage

  Body weight (g) Absolute liver weight (g) Relative liver weight (%)
A (normal control) 181.92 ± 6.49 7.83 ± 0.64 4.31 ± 0.33
B (Test I) 179.75 ± 7.11 7.93 ± 0.68 4.41 ± 0.35
C (Diabetic -ve control) 141.58 ± 3.33*‡ 5.17 ± 0.51*‡ 3.66 ± 0.29
D (Test II) 168.17 ± 6.15 7.02 ± 0.57 4.17 ± 0.32
E (Diabetic + ve control) 139.41 ± 2.55*‡ 5.08 ± 0.43*‡ 3.64 ± 0.31
  1. *p < 0.05 compared with the normal control, determined by one way ANOVA followed by DMC post hoc test.
  2. †‡§within column signifies p < 0.05 between groups with different symbols, determined by SNK post hoc test.