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Table 3 Organ weights of rats treated with EECCL for 11 weeks

From: Anti-obesity effect of ethanolic extract from Cosmos caudatus Kunth leaf in lean rats fed a high fat diet

  Dietary group
ND ND + 175 mg/kgBW ND + 350 mg/kgBW HFD HFD + 175 mg/kgBW HFD + 350 mg/kgBW
Liver (g) 8.66 ± 0.82a 8.05 ± 0.42a 8.74 ± 1.35a 10.4 ± 2.09a 9.38 ± 1.05a 8.34 ± 0.53a
Kidney (g) 2.22 ± 0.21a 2.09 ± 0.33a 2.07 ± 0.15a 2.19 ± 0.28a 2.09 ± 0.23a 2.09 ± 0.26a
Heart (g) 1.25 ± 0.17a 1.16 ± 0.2a 1.16 ± 0.21a 1.20 ± 0.13a 1.29 ± 0.18a 1.17 ± 0.08a
Lung (g) 2.00 ± 0.27a 1.79 ± 0.26a 1.65 ± 0.34a 1.57 ± 0.08a 1.82 ± 0.28a 1.60 ± 0.28a
Testis (g) 1.55 ± 0.23a 1.68 ± 0.28a 1.53 ± 0.19a 1.54 ± 0.22a 1.40 ± 0.45a 1.59 ± 0.21a
  1. Values are expressed as means ± SD (n = 6). Different letters indicate significant difference (p < 0.05) between different groups as shown by ANOVA using SPSS Version 20. N Normal diet, HFD High fat diet, ND + 175 mg/kg Normal diet + 175 mg/kg body weight of EECCL, ND + 350 mg/kg Normal diet + 350 mg/kg body weight of EECCL, HFD + 175 mg/kg High fat diet + 175 mg/kg body weight of EECCL, HFD + 350 mg/kg High fat diet + 350 mg/kg body weight of EECCL, BW Body weight
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