Table 2

Effect of LJ ofStellaria mediaon the blood parameters in mice
Serum parameter Control HF diet HF diet + LJ HF diet + LJ
(400 mg/kg) (900 mg/kg)
Total triglyceride 88.72 ± 3.02 125.62 ± 5.70 110.50 ± 5.31 95.88 ± 3.96** (mg/dl)
Total cholesterol 132.23 ± 9.87 200.90 ± 17.34 181.47 ± 13.88 141.41 ± 12.03* (mg/dl)
HDL-cholesterol 68.06 ± 5.33 43.88 ± 3.41 51.8 ± 4.24 59.8 ± 3.99* (mg/dl)
LDL-cholesterol 56.16 ± 10.07 136.09 ± 15.97 111.23 ± 14.33 69.99 ± 9.13** (mg/dl)

Data are expressed as mean ± SEM, n = 6, *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01 compared with high-fat-diet group.

Rani et al.

Rani et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:145   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-12-145

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