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Table 5 Inflammatory response in lambs infected with H. contortus in the experimental groups

From: Effects of herbal nutraceuticals and/or zinc against Haemonchus contortus in lambs experimentally infected

Parameter Day C Hmix Zn Hmix+Zn SD Significance of effects
        Treatment Time Treatment × time
SAA 7 13.7 18.8 17.6 20.7 5.10 * NS *
(μg/mL) 35 17.9 15.4 23.7 14.2 5.20    
  49 17.9 16.9 22.9 18.6 4.12    
Calpro 7 49.1 49.1 48.5 44.7 4.70 NS NS NS
(ng/mL) 35 46.9 38.5 50.0 49.0 9.93    
  49 41.9 42.4 48.3 45.9 10.86    
IgA 7 0.287 0.234 0.328 0.211 0.0642 ** NS NS
(mg/mL) 35 0.309 0.298 0.369 0.309 0.0572    
  49 0.224 0.315 0.360 0.204 0.0842    
  70 0.289 0.318 0.415 0.313 0.1124    
  1. C control, Hmix Herbmix, Zn Zn-glycinate, Hmix + Zn Herbmix and Zn-glycinate, NS not significant, SAA serum amyloid A, Calpro calprotectin, IgA immunoglobulin A
  2. * P < 0.05