Skip to main content

Table 3 One Month Study Blood Chemistry Group by Sex ANOVA

From: Toxicology studies of aqueous-alcohol extracts of Harpagophytum procumbens subsp. procumbens (Burch.) DC.Ex Meisn. (Pedaliaceae) in female and male rats

MeasureGROUP main effect
F, p value (df 3, 38)
SEX main effect
F, p value (df 1, 38)
GROUP X SEX interaction
F, p value (df 3, 38)
Glucose (mg/dL)4.97, .00517.50, <.0011.05, .38
Urea Nitrogen (mg/dL)16.15, <.0010.06, .811.43, .25
Creatinine (mg/dL)1.91, .1530.79, <.0011.22, .31
Sodium (mEq/L)4.54, .018.97, .0054.47, .01 *
Potassium (mEq/L)78.88, <.001154.09, <.00131.05, <.001 *
Chloride (mEq/L)1.83, .1621.08, <.0010.03, .99
Bicarbonate (mEq/L)3.78, .0233.07, <.0012.36, .09
Anion Gap (mEq/L)4.77, .012.11, .151.99, .13
Albumin (g/dL)0.27, .85190.31, <.0010.38, .77
Total Protein (g/dL)1.81, .16125.86, <.0011.32, .28
Globulin (g/dL)4.42, .0113.13, .0011.90, .15
Calcium (mg/dL)0.14, .9469.77, <.0010.24, .87
Phosphorus (mg/dL)5.00, .0052.31, .144.24, .01 *
Cholesterol (mg/dL)0.03, .9924.10, <.0010.35, .79
Total Bilirubin (mg/dL)33.00, <.00110.81, .0021.95, .14
ALT (U/L)2.98, .0445.48, <.0010.74, .53
ALP (U/L)1.86, .152.04, .162.61, .07
GGT (U/L)All values were “< 3” – no analyses conducted
CK (U/L)3.70, .023.79, .062.80, .053
 Overall Model Test - X2 = 9.21, df 7, p = .24
Binary logistic regression to predict hemolysis. Wald X2 statistic
Hemolysis (Mild to moderate hemolysis may cause false increases in direct bilirubin and AST measurement. Marked hemolysis can adversely affect all chemistry tests.)X2 = 1.90, df 3, p = .59X2 = 0.0, df 1, p = .99X2 = 0.1, df 3, p = 1.0
  1. *Only Sodium, Potassium and Phosphorus are significant for group by sex interactions