Table 1: Antioxidants status in the blood of mice in each group.

Treatment groups Level of nonenzymic antioxidant (Total glutathione, μM/mL)Level of antioxidant enzymes (U/mL)
Superoxide dismutaseCatalaseGlutathione peroxidase

1% DMSO4.12 ± 0.11b5.57 ± 0.21c10.94 ± 0.87c12.45 ± 0.47c
30% CCl41.35 ± 0.17a3.02 ± 0.22a7.45 ± 0.48a6.57 ± 1.20a
α-tocopherol + CCl43.69 ± 0.82c4.44 ± 0.41c10.14 ± 0.78c11.16 ± 0.99
Extract (0.2 g/kg) + CCl41.70 ± 0.824.30 ± 0.15 9.24 ± 0.46ac7.64 ± 1.71a
Extract (0.4 g/kg) + CCl43.06 ± 0.804.33 ± 0.6510.02 ± 0.41c9.46 ± 0.24
Extract (0.8 g/kg) + CCl43.94 ± 0.10b4.94 ± 0.36c10.49 ± 0.48c10.64 ± 1.13c

Values are mean ± SEM; a versus 1% DMSO-treated group ( ); b versus CCl4-treated group ( ); c versus CCl4-treated group ( ).