Parameter α-tocoferol, μmol/L P- value Retinol, μmol/L P- value
  <12 μmol/L (n=36) (1) 12-42 μmol/L (n=17) (2)   <1.05 μmol/L (n=35) (3) 1.05-2.8 μmol/L (n=18) (4)  
Viral load (log10 copies/mL)
(mean ± SD)
5.4 ± 2.4 1.8 ± 0.5 0.276 3.2 ± 1.1 4.8 ± 1.2 0.382
CD4+ count (cells/mL) (mean ± SD) 89.8 ± 47.9 114.6 ± 110.7 0.384 102.3 ± 95.1 88.8 ± 52.8 0.632
AST (IU/L) (mean ± SD) 78.3 ± 68.1 45.5 ± 20.0 0.058 77.3 ± 69.3 49.3 ± 26.1 0.103
ALT (IU/L) (mean ± SD) 55.9 ± 22.8 45.5 ± 37.5 0.588 62.0 ± 57.2 41.8 ± 20.1 0.140
Albumin (g/dL) (mean ± SD) 39.5 ± 5.1 44.9 ± 14.7 0.047* 39.7 ± 5.2 44.2 ± 15.2 0.100
Bilirubin (mg/dL) (mean ± SD) 19.9 ± 11.6 13.1 ± 8.9 0.373 17.9 ± 11.2 17.5 ± 12.3 0.955
Hgb (g/dL) (mean ± SD) 110.3 ± 14.1 113.5 ± 10.4 0.403 111.7 ± 14.1 110.5 ± 12.3 0.746
Table 2: Laboratory Parameters Value in Four Groups. *significant differences.
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