Biochemical parameter
AST (U/l) ALT (U/l) MEGX (µM) MDA (µM)
Sham 153 ± 27 74 ± 18 660 ± 44 1.4 ± 0.4
I/R 5757 ± 383a 5404 ± 1453a 81 ± 13a 6.4 ± 1.1a
BMF 4610 ± 237b 4584 ± 318 222 ± 48b 5.5 ± 1.4
BML 1537 ± 197b 1007 ± 182b 177 ± 32b  2.6 ± 0.6b
WMF 1321 ± 610b 773± 558b 275 ± 39b  5.2 ± 1
WML - - - -
Values are expressed as mean ± standard deviation of five rats at p < 0.05. Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT), Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST), Monoethylglycinexylidide (MEGX) and malondialdehyde (MDA)
aSignificantly different from sham versus I/R group at p < 0.05
bSignificantly different from I/R versus treated groups at p < 0.05
Sham (non treated group), I/R (normothermic ischemia-reperfusion), BMF group (injection of black myrtle fruit extract), BML group (injection of black myrtle leaves extract), WMF group (injection of white myrtle fruit extract) and WML group (injection of white myrtle leaves extract) For WML group Rats died few minutes after injection of the extract
Table 2: Effect of each extracts of Commun Myrtle on the biochemical parameters in rat ischemia-reperfusion liver.