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Research Article

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

Table 3

Effect of honey on CCl4-induced kidney function test in serum.

Treatment group ( )Creatinine
(mg/dL)
Uric Acid
(mg/dL)
Urea
(mmol/L)
Sodium
(mEq/L)
Potassium
(mEq/L)
Calcium
(mg/dL)

Normal control
CCl4 only (1.25 mL/kg) ***a ***a ***a ***a ***a ***a
Honey (0.5 g/kg) + CCl4 *b *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 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.