Table 3: Effect of A. biebersteinii essential oil (ABEO) on CCl4-induced lipid profile in rats.

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

Normal control95.01 ± 4.1152.83 ± 2.5254.63 ± 2.2673.80 ± 2.8024.01 ± 1.14
CCl4 only148.5 ± 5.09144.5 ± 4.7019.45 ± 1.3821.26 ± 1.3365.68 ± 2.14
ABEO (0.2 mL/kg + CCl4)117.16 ± 4.06116.0 ± 2.5832.66 ± 2.8133.19 ± 3.6052.72 ± 1.17
Silymarin (10 mg/kg) + CCl4108.93 ± 5.1861.50 ± 11.0740.73 ± 3.2762.49 ± 5.1229.75 ± 5.03

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