Table 3: Effect of the root extract of U. chamae on other plasma biochemical parameters.

ParametersControl (2% acacia)Glibenclamide (71 µg/kg)Pioglitazone (429 µg/kg)UC (100 mg/kg)UC (250 mg/kg)UC (400 mg/kg)Diabetic untreated

AST (U/L)21.67 ± 4.2630.33 ± 4.1027.67 ± 4.6323.0 ± 1.5327.67 ± 2.0326.67 ± 0.8830.0 ± 1.16
ALT (U/L)15.67 ± 1.3326.67 ± 3.1818.33 ± 4.4919.33 ± 6.0022.67 ± 3.1824.33 ± 3.3817.33 ± 2.03
ALP (U/L)30.67 ± 5.7030.67 ± 3.5330.67 ± 4.1821.00 ± 2.0828.33 ± 6.4928.00 ± 6.5534.0 ± 6.66
Creatinine (mg/dl)0.83 ± 0.031.00 ± 0.100.80 ± 0.101.03 ± 0.090.83 ± 0.030.80 ± 0.061.13 ± 0.03
Urea (mg/dl)38.00 ± 7.0239.67 ± 7.0533.67 ± 4.8132.00 ± 1.1626.67 ± 3.4834.0 ± 3.2244.67 ± 5.36
Protein (g/dl)6.90 ± 0.625.97 ± 0.546.73 ± 0.386.47 ± 0.586.13 ± 0.596.70 ± 0.386.97 ± 0.09
ALB (mg/dl)3.40 ± 0.352.83 ± 0.383.73 ± 0.323.23 ± 0.303.03 ± 0.203.53 ± 0.293.20 ± 0.20

Significant difference (; ) between the mean ± SEM of test groups vs. control. UC: Uvaria chamae.