Table 6: Effects of sunflower oil and cocoa butter, alone or in combination, on Ig G and Ig M levels in rats.

ParametersControlSunflower oil groupCocoa butter groupSunflower oil + cocoa butter groupP value

Ig G (ng/mL)1414.66 ± 154.32 
( : 11)
1522.79 ± 143.92 
( : 10)
1789.97 ± 162.17 
( : 11)
1717.47 ± 212.08 
( : 11)
NS
Ig M (ng/mL)378.95a
( : 12)
387.96a
( : 10)
139.40b
( : 11)
125.96b
( : 11)
0.000

Data within the same row with different superscripts letter a,b are significantly different. In terms of Ig G, the data were expressed as mean ± standard error. Ig M values were expressed as median. NS: Not significant and : number of animals.