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Table 1 Body weights change of each group fed with different treatments

From: The effects of thylakoid-rich spinach extract and aqueous extract of caraway (Carum carvi L.) in letrozole-induced polycystic ovarian syndrome rats

Group Pre-intervention Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 Week 7 Week 8 P-value
Week Group Week group
Sham 207.83 ± 12.7 212.36 ± 13.43 216.09 ± 13.75 219.45 ± 11.79 221.9 ± 11.32 221.27 ± 12.55 223.54 ± 12.16 224.09 ± 11.57 223.9 ± 11.61 0.003* 0.002* < 0.001*
PCOS control 241.25 ± 16.2 247.18 ± 13.85 255.27 ± 12 258.27 ± 10.77 258.18 ± 9.4 260.63 ± 9.28 264 ± 8.24 265 ± 8.78 269.45 ± 8.76
Metformin 240.33 ± 21.64 243.8 ± 22.38 251.9 ± 20.61 245.3 ± 18.58 242.2 ± 17.1 239.7 ± 16.6 237.8 ± 16.07 236.5 ± 16.02 234.4 ± 17.01
Caraway 236.25 ± 20.91 241.63 ± 21.36 252.9 ± 21.22 247.45 ± 21.6 243.27 ± 21.16 240.81 ± 20.39 237.54 ± 21.8 235.72 ± 21.28 233.45 ± 22.75
Thylakoids 238.5 ± 27.9 248.81 ± 32.48 258.9 ± 34.45 252.81 ± 34.17 249.63 ± 33.69 248.36 ± 33.69 246.9 ± 34.5 245.18 ± 34.24 243.63 ± 32.81
  1. Sham Non PCOS induced rats that received distilled water, PCOS control PCOS induced rats that received distilled water, Metformin PCOS induced rats that received metformin, Caraway PCOS induced rats that received Caraway aqueous extract, Thylakoids PCOS induced rats that received thylakoid extract
  2. Data expressed as Mean ± SD, all differences were considered significant at P ≤ 0.05