Exposure Period        
Serum Biochemical   21 day       1 Weeks after Withdrawal  
Parameters O day Conc. Mgl-1 26 39 59 Conc. Mgl-1 26 39 59
  (Initial) O (control)       (control)      
Total protein (g/dl) 6.0  ± 0.49a 5.90  ± 0.36 5.43  ± 0.93 5.56  ± 0.20 5.30  ± 0.50 5.23  ± 0.40 5.30  ± 0.70 5.36  ± 0.49 5.36  ± 0.32
Albumin (Al) (mmol/l) 2.20  ± 0.26 2.36  ± 0.55b 2.06  ± 0.45c 2.46  ± 0.21a 1.63  ± 0.31d 2.83  ± 0.25 3.06  ± 0.28 2.06  ± 0.28 2.53  ± 0.76
Globulin (Gl) (mmol/L) 3.10  ± 0.35 3.53  ± 0.37 3.36  ± 0.57 3.10  ± 0.00 3.67  ± 0.74 2.36  ± 0.15 2.23  ± 0.96 3.13  ± 0.21 2.83  ± 0.45
Aspartate Aminotranseferase (AST) (IU/I) 114  ± 6.93 152.67  ± 14.04 147.00  ± 14.79   161.33  ± 8.08 141.67  ± 21.01 184.33  ± 6.11   133.66  ± 39.32 152.66  ± 38.03 166.33 ±11.37
Alanine Aminotranseferase (ALT) (IU/I) 66.67  ± 6.11 57.33  ± 9.07 74.33  ± 9.29 62.67  ± 13.61 63.00  ± 4.58 38.66  ± 8.02 37.66  ± 5.50 47.66  ± 3.05 44.33  ± 15.04
Albumin/Globulin ratio (A/G) 0.07  ± 0.04 0.68  ± 0.23 0.61  ± 0.11 0.79  ± 0.07 0.45  ± 0.15 1.19  ± 0.08 1.65  ± 1.02 0.65  ± 0.09 0.92  ± 0.35
Mean with alphabet a,b,c,d are significantly different (p<0.05)
Table 3: Mean Serum-Biochemical values recorded at different periods for C. gariepinus Juveniles exposed to Chronic-sub lethal Cold Water extract Fresh Root-bark extract of Plumbago zeylanica.
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