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Research Article

Hepatoprotective Activity of Elephantopus scaber on Alcohol-Induced Liver Damage in Mice

Table 2

Effect of E. scaber on activities of serum marker enzymes, triglyceride, and total bilirubin content in ethanol-induced mice.

GroupALT (U/L)ALP (U/L)AST (U/L)TG (mmol/L)TB (mmol/L)

Control81.9 ± 17.8#84.0 ± 10.9#187.4 ± 26.3#1.07 ± 0.35177.6 ± 21.2
Ethanol + PBS 172.2 ± 2.9*118.0 ± 3.0*902.8 ± 16.7*1.53 ± 0.45228.0 ± 19.2
Ethanol + ESL83.8 ± 2.2*119.0 ± 11.0#434.8 ± 55.6*1.54 ± 0.38198.4 ± 40.9
Ethanol + ESM82.8 ± 18.9#99.7 ± 17.0389.4 ± 14.6#1.20 ± 0.19189.7 ± 45.3
Ethanol + ESH69.7 ± 5.6#90.7 ± 13.3348.2 ± 6.3#0.70 ± 0.09#136.3 ± 42.8
Ethanol + PN48.55 ± 2.9*,#146.0 ± 3.0*229.8 ± 16.7#1.12 ± 0.45180.9 ± 19.2

Value represents mean values ± SEM of 8 mice. *Statistical significance ( 𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 ) compared to mice in the untreated control group, #Statistical significance ( 𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 ) compared to mice in ethanol-induced group.