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Table 3 Effect of M. buxifolia on physical properties of urine in rat

From: Protective effects of Monotheca buxifolia fruit on renal toxicity induced by CCl4 in rats

Treatment mg/kg bw pH Specific gravity RBC/HPF Pus cells/HPF Epithelial cells
Control 7.04 ± 0.13a 1.05 ± 0.08c 1.06 ± 0.21d 2.41 ± 0.31c 1.84 ± 0.45d
CCl4 6.23 ± 0.51c 1.35 ± 0.09a 8.71 ± 1.12a 15.75 ± 2.36a 22.75 ± 2.36a
CCl4 + Sily 50 7.05 ± 0.14a 1.03 ± 0.09c 1.17 ± 0.46c 2.84 ± 0.82c 3.14 ± 0.78c
CCl4 + MBM 200 6.72 ± 0.17b 1.21 ± 0.12b 4.55 ± 0.93b 5.31 ± 0.55b 6.28 ± 1.62b
CCl4 + MBM 400 6.96 ± 0.15a 1.08 ± 0.07c 1.32 ± 0.41c 2.26 ± 0.67d 2.15 ± 0.45d
MBM 400 7.06 ± 0.16a 1.03 ± 0.08c 1.03 ± 0.31d 2.63 ± 0.74c 1.65 ± 0.42d
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SE (06). Means ± SE with different superscript letter (a–d) within the column indicate significant difference (P < 0.05 between a&b, P < 0.01 between a&c, P < 0.001 between a&d). MBM M. buxifolia methanol extract