Groups CAT
(U/mg of protein)
SOD
(U/mg of protein)
GSH
(moles /gm of tissue)
MDA
(U/mg of protein)
NC 1.88 ±  0.016 0.98 ±  0.017 25.47 ±  0.752 0.36 ±  0.015
DC 0.60 ±  0.026### 0.59 ±  0.154### 19.01 ±  1.227### 1.01 ±  0.015###
STD 1.29 ±  0.033*** 0.96 ±  0.136*** 27.70 ±  0.847*** 0.53 ±  0.012***
AP250eth 1.55 ±  0.028*** 0.95 ±  0.013*** 23.93 ±  1.324*** 0.47 ±  0.011***
AP500eth 1.65 ±  0.031*** 0.97 ±  0.013*** 28.75 ±  1.770*** 0.46 ±  0.011***
AP250 aq 1.53 ±  0.011*** 0.76 ±  0.147*** 22.78 ±  0.736*** 0.56 ±  0.017***
AP500 aq 1.59 ±  0.011*** 0.85 ±  0.156*** 25.30 ±  0.456*** 0.52 ±  0.014***
NC: Normal Control; DC: Diabetic Control; Std: Standard Drug; AP: Adiantum Philippense
###P<0.001(compared with normal control)
***P<0.001(compared with diabetic control)
Table 5: Effect of Adiantum philippense on pancreatic antioxidant enzymes and lipid peroxidation levels.