Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Hepatoprotective Role of Ethanolic Extract of Vitex negundo in Thioacetamide-Induced Liver Fibrosis in Male Rats

Table 4

Stages of liver cirrhosis in all groups of rats after 12 weeks of treatment.

Pathological staging
Group 0IIIIIIIVVVIAverage of stages

Normal660000000.0b
TAA60000222 a
VN 300 + TAA62400000 b
VN 100 + TAA61231000 b,a
SY + TAA60510000 b,a

The data were expressed as mean ± SEM. Means with different superscripts are significantly different. a versus normal control group and b versus TAA control group. SY stands for Silymarin (standard hepatoprotective drug).