Groups

Treatment and Doses

Liver

Adrenal

Testes

Groups I

Untreated control

27.60 + 0.46

54.12 + 4.12

22.43 + 0.49

Groups II

0.5 ppm NaF – 15 days

27.69 + 0.56

50.65 + 2.54

22.52 + 0.40

Groups III

200 ppm NaF – 15 days

29.35 + 0.44

51.17 + 2.80

**29.67 + 0.75

Groups IV

200 ppm NaF – 15 days and 10 mg ascorbate 15 days

29.14 + 0.19

50.72 + 1.43

**28.98 + 0.75

Groups V

500 ppm NaF- 15 days and 10 mg ascorbate 15 days

Mortality

Mortality

Mortality

Group VI, V, IV, III and II were compared with group I (n=10) Values are represented as mean + SE, **P<0.001 ANOVA
Table 3: Effect of sodium fluoride administration on cholesterol content (mg/g) of liver, adrenal and testes.