Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Encapsulated Mulberry Fruit Extract Alleviates Changes in an Animal Model of Menopause with Metabolic Syndrome

Table 2

The effect of various doses of MME on food intake and abdominal fat weight.

Treatment groupFood intake (g/day)Energy intake (kcal/g)Abdominal fat weight (g)

ND + vehicle
HCHF + vehicleaaaa
OVX + HCHF + vehicleaaaa
OVX + HCHF + isoflavone 15 mg/kg BW
OVX + HCHF + L-carnitine 250 mg/kg BW
OVX + HCHF + MME 10 mg/kg BW
OVX + HCHF + MME 50 mg/kg BW
OVX + HCHF + MME 250 mg/kg BW

Data are presented as (/group). a, aaa value < 0.05 and 0.001, respectively, compared to control rats which received normal diet and vehicle and , value < 0.05 and 0.001, respectively, compared to OVX rats which received HCHF and vehicle. ND: normal diet; HCHF: high-carbohydrate high-fat diet; OVX + HCHF: ovariectomized rats which received high-carbohydrate high-fat diet; MME10, 50, and 250: an encapsulated mulberry fruits extract at doses of 10, 50, and 250 mg/kg BW, respectively.

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