Table 3:

Effect of extract on Lipid profile.


Treatment TC 24hrs (mg/d) TC day 14(mg/dl) TAG 24hrs(mg/d) TAG day 14(mg/dl) HDL 24hrs (mg/dl) HDL day 14 (mg/dl) LDL 24hrs (mg/dl) LDL day 14 (mg/dl)

GROUP I 96.11 ± 8.72 a 135.76 ± 10.15 a 67.32 ± 3.06 a 78.13 ± 5.32 a 64.98 ± 11.51 a 59.07 ± 5.24 a 29.99 ± 7.69 a 46.67 ± 5.41 a
GROUPII 155.61 ± 13.24 b 234.17 ± 3.11 b 103.38 ± 8.98 b 124.08 ± 8.34 b 45.45 ± 3.92 a 30.63 ± 1.37 b 89.91 ± 16.67 b 173.36 ± 7.61 b
GROUPIII 107.32 ± 1.13 a 158.99 ± 10.80 a c 88.17 ± 6.01 b c 101.36 ± 5.10 c 59.72 ± 6.81 a 52.21 ± 4.34 a c 43.69 ± 19.13 a b 84.51 ± 6.08 a c
GROUPIV 130.91 ± 16.89 a b 187.05 ± 2.49 c 80.24 ± 4.28 a c 92.88 ± 3.43 a c 47.41 ± 2.22 a 36.00 ± 4.43 b 58.76 ± 17.64 a b 130.23 ± 19.42 d
GROUP V 120.16 ± 18.47 a b 181.37 ± 13.10 c 92.34 ± 4.08 b c 91.13 ± 4.87 a c 48.71 ± 6.44 a 43.38 ± 5.10 b c 60.78 ± 21.96 a b 120.36 ± 19.15 c d

Key: Data are expressed as means ± SEM (n = 5). Values with different alphabets within a column are statistically significant at P < 0.05. Group I- Normal control, Group II- CCl 4 induced control, Group III- Silymarin, Group IV- 200mg/kg b.wt of L.inermis + CCl 4 Group V- 400mg/kg b.wt of L. inermis + CCl 4.