Table 2: Comparison of oxidative stress biomarkers in diabetic rats either treated with or without fasudil.

Fasudil-treated diabetic group ( )Untreated diabetic group ( )Control group
( )

TAC (mmol/mg protein)13.03 ± 2.46#9.77 ± 1.14*13.76 ± 3.60
MDA (mmol/mg protein)3.02 ± 0.49#4.65 ± 0.57*2.88 ± 1.21
hydroxy radical (nmol/mg protein)0.59 ± 0.15#0.94 ± 0.15*0.53 ± 0.14
GSH (μmol/mg protein)14.16 ± 2.47#9.13 ± 2.06*14.61 ± 5.07
SOD (U/mg protein)0.66 ± 0.28#*0.38 ± 0.20*1.27 ± 0.83

Data are presented as the mean ± SD.
* versus control group.
# versus untreated diabetic group.