Table 4:

Effect of extract on Urea and Creatinine levels.


Treatment Urea 24hrs (mg/dl) Urea day 14 (mg/dl) Creatinine 24hrs (mg/dl) Creatinine day 14 (mg/dl)

GROUP I 18.80 ± 0.53 a 18.80 ± 0.53 a 0.83 ± 0.28 a 1.67 ± 0.84 a
GROUP II 40.91 ± 4.02 b 40.95 ± 4.05 b 15.33 ± 1.33 b 16.00 ± 1.35 b
GROUP III 36.76 ± 1.21 b 35.74 ± 0.63 b 2.17 ± 0.87 a 5.07 ± 1.71 a
GROUP IV 22.67 ± 1.95 a c 22.67 ± 1.95 a c 4.33 ± 0.77 c d 9.99 ± 1.50 c
GROUP V 27.61 ± 1.99 c 27.64 ± 1.97 c 6.50 ± 1.88 d 6.10 ± 1.40 a c

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.