Parameters NC DC Std AP 250 eth AP500 eth AP 250 aq AP 500 aq
Triglycerides
(mg/dl)
85.67 ± 1.4 292.5 ± 3.5### 74.83 ± 3.3*** 84.33 ± 3.8*** 82.33 ± 3.6*** 86.67 ± 3.4*** 86.50 ± 3.1***
Cholesterol
(mg/dl)
55.5 ± 3.5 92.83 ± 3.4### 53.67 ± 2.3*** 55.17 ± 3.4*** 53.5 ± 1.8*** 64.0 ± 3.6*** 58.17 ± 2.1***
HDL cholesterol
(mg/dl)
32.66 ± 1.4 21.3 ± 2.3### 33.83 ± 1.7*** 32.2 ± 1.6*** 38.7 ± 1.9*** 29.6 ± 1.9*** 36 ± 2.3***
Values are expressed as mean ± SD
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 3: Effect of AP on lipid profile of experimental animals.