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Table 1 Effect of three different varieties of Lepidium meyenii (Maca) on body and uterine weights in OVX mice.

From: Effect of three different cultivars of Lepidium meyenii (Maca) on learning and depression in ovariectomized mice

  Vehicle (n = 20) Yellow Maca (n = 20) Red Maca (n = 20) Black Maca (n = 20)
Body weight (g) 34.21 ± 0.30 35.15 ± 0.35 34.15 ± 0.32 34.73 ± 0.50
Uterine weight (mg) 35.51 ± 2.95 69.62 ± 4.73* 60.80 ± 3.39* 72.68 ± 6.14*
  1. Data are mean ± SEM. The number of mice per group is in parenthesis. *P < 0.05 with respect to control group (vehicle).