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Table 2 Effects of Wen-Xin Decoction (WXD) treatment on serum lipid levels (mmol/L)

From: Wen-Xin Decoction ameliorates vascular endothelium dysfunction via the PI3K/AKT/eNOS pathway in experimental atherosclerosis in rats

Group N CHO LDL-C TG HDL-C
Normal 10 1.836 ± 0.266 0.314 ± 0.039 1.053 ± 0.142 1.258 ± 0.158
Model 10 3.861 ± 0.841*** 1.436 ± 0.534*** 2.706 ± 1.023*** 0.884 ± 0.121***
L-WXD 10 3.530 ± 0.246 0.935 ± 0.108### 2.208 ± 0.518 0.952 ± 0.117
M-WXD 10 2.687 ± 0.456# 0.754 ± 0.195### 2.163 ± 0.316 1.094 ± 0.161##
H-WXD 10 2.699 ± 0.488# 0.629 ± 0.131### 1.553 ± 0.236### 1.284 ± 0.255###
Atorvastatin 10 2.462 ± 0.198## 0.595 ± 0.127### 1.430 ± 0.247### 1.496 ± 0.144###
  1. Note: values are expressed as mean ± SD
  2. *p < 0.05,**p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001, versus the normal group
  3. #p < 0.05,##p < 0.01, ###p < 0.001, versus the model group
  4. p < 0.01, p < 0.001, versus the atorvastatin group