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Table 5 Lipid peroxidation, catalase, superoxide dismutase, reduced glutathione, and protein values (Mean ± SE) in tissue homogenate of kidneys during sub-chronic L. camara toxicity in guinea pigs

From: Sub-chronic toxicopathological study of lantadenes of Lantana camara weed in Guinea pigs

Group LPO (μM of MDA/g wet tissue) Catalase (K/mg protein) Superoxide dismutase (U /mg protein) Reduced glutathione (nM/ g of wet tissue) Protein (mg/dl)
GI 1.78 ± 0.34a 12.83 ± 0.46a 3.94 ± 0.16a 20.12 ± 1.92a 68.46 ± 4.54a
GII 1.24 ± 0.20ab 15.22 ± 1.14ab 4.46 ± 0.31a 25.54 ± 1.78ab 74.64 ± 7.42a
GIII 0.92 ± 0.21b 15.78 ± 1.48ab 5.23 ± 0.50ab 25.71 ± 1.66ab 95.66 ± 16.52ab
GIV 0.68 ± 0.13b 18.52 ± 2.64ab 5.19 ± 0.33ab 30.57 ± 2.04b 116.92 ± 11.3b
GV 0.64 ± 0.09b 20.31 ± 2.21b 6.76 ± 0.66b 31.45 ± 0.98b 118.19 ± 12.65b
  1. a-bValues within columns with different superscripts differ significantly by ANOVA (P ≤ 0.05). GI = Lantadenes @ 24 mg/kg bw; GII = Lantadenes @ 18 mg/kg bw; GIII = Lantadenes @ 12 mg/kg bw; GIV = Lantadenes @ 6 mg/kg bw; GV = control group, n = 6