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Research Article

Pistacia chinensis: A Potent Ameliorator of CCl4 Induced Lung and Thyroid Toxicity in Rat Model

Table 6

Protective effect of PCEB on lung Protein, TBARS, nitrite, and H2O2.

TreatmentProtein (g/mg tissue)TBARS (nM/min/mg protein)Nitrite (M/mL)H2O2 (nM/min/mg tissue)

Control2.2 ± 0.16a3.5 ± 0.16e44.9 ± 1.58e1.4 ± 0.17e
CCl4 1 mL/kg b.w.0.8 ± 0.14e6.1 ± 0.18a71.8 ± 2.25a2.9 ± 0.15a
CCl4+Silymarin2.1 ± 0.15c3.6 ± 0.35d52.2 ± 1.19cd1.5 ± 0.11d
CCl4+PCEB 200 mg/kg b.w.1.6 ± 0.38d4.3 ± 0.15b67.3 ± 0.43b2.3 ± 0.52b
CCl4+PCEB 400 mg/kg b.w.2.2 ± 0.15bc3.7 ± 0.36c55.2 ± 0.10c1.6 ± 0.15c
PCEB 400 mg/kg b.w.2.2 ± 0.14b3.6 ± 0.92e53.0 ± 1.66d1.5 ± 0.15d
Vehicle control2.2 ± 0.13a3.6 ± 0.16e46.9 ± 1.15e1.4 ± 0.75e

Mean ± SD (). Means with different letters (a–e) indicate significance at .