Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Attenuation of CCl4-Induced Oxidative Stress and Hepatonephrotoxicity by Saudi Sidr Honey in Rats

Table 2

Effect of honey on CCl4-induced lipid profile changes in rats.

Treatment group ( )Cholesterol (mg/dL)Triglycerides (mg/dL)HDL (mg/dL)LDL (mg/dL)VLDL (mg/dL)

Normal control
CCl4 only (1.25 mL/kg) ***a ***a ***a ***a ***a
Honey (0.5 g/kg) + CCl4 3**b ***b **b **b ***b
Honey (1.0 g/kg) + CCl4 ***b ***b ***b ***b ***b
Silymarin (10 mg/kg) + CCl4 *b *b *b *b *b

All values represent mean ± SEM. * ; ** ; *** ; ANOVA, followed by Dunnett’s multiple comparison test.
aAs compared with normal group, bAs compared with CCl4 only group.