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Table 3 Effects of H. Sabdariffa on the serum proteins

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

  Total protein (g/dl) Albumin (g/dl) Globulin (g/dl) Albumin/globulin ratio
A (normal control) 8.19 ± 0.36 4.26 ± 0.42 3.93 ± 0.31 1.08 ± 0.18
B (Test I) 8.25 ± 0.26 4.05 ± 0.18 4.20 ± 0.26 0.96 ± 0.21
C (Diabetic -ve control) 13.28 ± 0.68*‡ 4.12 ± 0.79 9.16 ± 0.56*‡ 0.49 ± 0.06*‡
D (Test II) 7.95 ± 0.19 3.86 ± 0.24 4.09 ± 0.41 0.95 ± 0.11
E (Diabetic + ve control) 8.21 ± 0.15 3.93 ± 0.65 4.28 ± 0.12 0.92 ± 0.13
  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.