Table 2: Effects of buckwheat leaf and flower extracts on GSH and MDA concentrations in tissues of control and experimental mice.

GSH (μmol/g tissue)MDA (nmol/g tissue)
GroupsBrainLiverBrainLiver

Control 12.4 ± 0.064.5 ± 0.35106 ± 2.3571 ± 2.98
Control 21.18 ± 0.025.6 ± 0.1751 ± 2.2287 ± 4.06
Buckwheat leaf1.4 ± 0.027.7 ± 0.2773 ± 4.6779 ± 4.84
Buckwheat flower1.6 ± 0.036.2 ± 0.4453 ± 0.8672 ± 7.44

Values are mean ± SEM (standard error of the mean) of 8–10 mice from each group. , compared with the control 1 group.