Table 3

Effect of aqueous extract of C. papaya leaf on the hepatic profile in diabetic and non-diabetic rats
C. papaya ALT AST ALP TB DB
(g/100 mL) (U/L) (U/L) (U/L) (mg/dL) (mg/dL)
Diabetic
Control 276±16.6a 345.5±10.4a 798.4±14.7a 0.69±0.11a 0.53±0.09a
0.75 61.16±2.9b 169.5±4.8b 441±10.6b 0.35±0.03b 0.31±0.02b
1.5 81.85±14.6b 187.9±14.1b 437.7±10.8b 0.63±0.07 0.52±0.08
3 314.9±13.7b 416.7±16b 642.6±11.6b 0.45±0.05b 0.44±0.08
Non-diabetic
Control 88.6±2.02 285.3±7.9 243.6±9.13 0.35±0.03 0.25±0.02
0.75 66.4±6.3c 260.4±18.6c 136.1±3.7c 0.39±0.01 0.25±0.01
1.5 86.5±4.6 253.7±9.6c 109.6±5.5c 0.55±0.06c 0.38±0.04c

Data are expressed as mean ± S.E.M; n=6. ANOVA followed by Tukey’s test (p <0.05). astatistically different from non-diabetic rats; bstatistically different from diabetic control and cstatistically different from non-diabetic control.

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Juárez-Rojop et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:236   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-12-236

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