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Table 2 Comparision of body and liver weight of CCl4 induced with control (untreated), LFE treated and silymarin treated groups

From: Radical Scavenging Activities of Lagerstroemia speciosa (L.) Pers. Petal Extracts and its hepato-protection in CCl4-intoxicated mice

Parameters (units) Control CCl4 Sylimarin LFE Low Dose (100 mg/kg body weight) LFE High Dose (250 mg/kg body weight)
Initial body weight (g) 21.70 ± 0.48 22.31 ± 0.26 22.37 ± 0.46 22.03 ± 0.46 22.07 ± 0.71
Final body weight (g) 23.28 ± 0.42 20.81 ± 0.74 23.31 ± 0.39 22.38 ± 0.70 22.17 ± 0.66
Body weight change (%) 6.79 6.74 4.20 1.59 0.45
Liver weight (g) 4.86 ± 0.11 5.46 ± 0.09 4.59 ± 0.22 5.03 ± 0.14 4.90 ± 0.08
Relative liver weight (g) 20.88 26.24 19.69 22.48 22.10
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