Parameters Control CCl4 CCl4 + PB CCl4 + ZR CCl4 + S F value
GR
(µmole/min/protein)
4.38 ± 0.26 2.51 ± 0.19# 3.61 ± 0.23* 3.92 ± 0.35* 4.13 ± 0.23* [email protected]
GPx
(µmole/min/protein)
6.12 ± 0.45 3.25 ± 0.18# 4.60 ± 0.28* 4.86 ± 0.40* 5.18 ± 0.36* [email protected]
G6PDH
(µmole/min/protein)
10.4 ± 0.55 5.43 ± 0.38# 8.52 ± 0.77* 9.40 ± 0.54* 9.82 ± 0.57* [email protected]
GST
(µmole/min/protein)
8.10 ± 0.56 3.72 ± 0.29# 6.11 ± 0.44* 7.27 ± 0.46* 7.48 ± 0.56* [email protected]
Data are mean ± S.E., N = 6; @ =Significant at P ≤ 0.05 for ANOVA; #CCl4 vs C at P ≤ 0.05; *CCl4+ Therapy vs CCl4 at P ≤ 0.05 Abbreviations: C= Control; CCl4= Carbon tetrachloride; S= Silymarin; PB= Polygonum bistorta; ZR= Zingiber roseum, %= Percent protection
Table 1: Effect of therapeutic agents on activities of antioxidant enzymes.