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Table 9 Effect of PEBP, EABP and AQBP on total protein (TP; g/dL) and LDH (U/L) levels

From: Hepatoprotective action of various partitions of methanol extract of Bauhinia purpurea leaves against paracetamol-induced liver toxicity: involvement of the antioxidant mechanisms

Treatment Dose (mg/kg) TP (g/dL) LDH (U/L)
Normal control - 64.1 ± 3.8 408.2 ± 60.6
10 % DMSO + PCM   50.4 ± 1.4a 1454.0 ± 255.0a
Silymarin + PCM 200 69.1 ± 2.1b 462.0 ± 59.8b
PEBP + PCM 50 77.5 ± 3.5b 1065.0 ± 127.3
  250 65.3 ± 1.4b 371.0 ± 35.7b
  500 76.5 ± 2.9b 702.4 ± 90.7b
EABP + PCM 50 88.1 ± 4.1b 765.0 ± 199.9b
  250 66.9 ± 0.9b 415.0 ± 103.0b
  500 83.9 ± 2.3b 727.8 ± 130.8b
AQBP + PCM 50 68.9 ± 3.8b 689.2 ± 148.8b
  250 70.4 ± 2.0b 905.4 ± 65.2b
  500 68.2 ± 1.9b 525.2 ± 33.9b
  1. Values are expressed as means ± S.E.M. of six replicates
  2. aSignificant different (p < 0.05) when compared to the normal control group ((10 % DMSO + dH2O)-treated) of the respective column
  3. bSignificant different (p < 0.05) when compared to the negative control group ((dH2O + PCM)-treated) of the respective column