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Table 2 Effect of Uvaria chamae on Plasma Lipid Profile (mg/dl)

From: Antidiabetic and hypolipidemic activities of hydroethanolic root extract of Uvaria chamae in streptozotocin induced diabetic albino rats

Parameter Group I GroupII GroupIII GroupIV GroupV Group VI
Chol 126.3 ± 2.3 78.0 ± 0.6* 72.3 ± 0.9* 70.0 ± 14.4* 89.33 ± 0.9* 107.0 ± 0.6
TG 43.2 ± 0.6 42.3 ± 1.9 57.3 ± 8.2 34.7 ± 0.3 61.3 ± 1.9 73.7 ± 0.9*
HDL 24.4 ± 0.4 25.3 ± 1.9 36.3 ± 4.1 31.7 ± 0.9 30.7 ± 0.7 29.7 ± 1.5
LDL 93.3 ± 0.6 44.2 ± 1.9 * 24.5 ± 7.8* 31.36 ± 7.13* 46.37 ± 1.53* 62.56 ± 2.52
  1. *significant difference (p < 0.05; n = 5) between the Mean ± SEM of test group vs. control. Group I = (control) Normal rats received 0.5 ml (2% solution) of acacia, II = diabetic rats treated with insulin 0.5I.U/kg, III = diabetic rats treated with 400 mg/kg extracts, IV = diabetic rats treated with 250 mg/kg extract, V = diabetic rats treated with 100 mg/kg extracts, VI = diabetic rats untreated