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Table 2 Biochemical parameters of rats treated with (100, 300, 1000 mg/kg) MA for a period of 28 days

From: Assessment of acute and sub-chronic neurotoxicity of Morus alba L. fruits in rodents

Treatment Dose (mg/kg, p.o.) Glucose (mg/dl) Cholesterol (mg/dl) AST (U/L) ALT (IU/L) Alkaline phosphatase (U/L) Blood urea nitrogen (mg/dl) Creatinine (mg/dl) Total protein (gm/dl) Albumin (gm/dl)
Control - Female 113.78 ± 8.46 77.34 ± 3.38 94.30 ± 7.54 38.68 ± 2.08 53.54 ± 3.06 18.74 ± 1.36 4.22 ± 0.34 7.02 ± 0.46 2.92 ± 0.24
MA 100 110.32 ± 9.60 81.04 ± 3.86 93.66 ± 6.24 40.42 ± 2.16 56.20 ± 2.86 17.92 ± 2.08 3.88 ± 0.30 6.84 ± 0.48 3.10 ± 0.28
MA 300 114.64 ± 7.36 78.54 ± 4.12 90.56 ± 7.92 41.86 ± 1.98 54.82 ± 4.64 18.28 ± 1.62 4.16 ± 0.26 6.78 ± 0.54 2.88 ± 0.32
MA 1000 111.28 ± 8.32 80.46 ± 3.78 93.94 ± 8.60 40.88 ± 2.24 52.80 ± 3.66 19.01 ± 1.28 4.24 ± 0.32 6.88 ± 0.76 2.94 ± 0.34
Control - Male 114.12 ± 5.54 54.56 ± 2.68 88.34 ± 5.32 28.38 ± 1.26 93.66 ± 6.54 16.86 ± 1.92 3.60 ± 0.28 6.03 ± 0.32 2.44 ± 0.26
MA 100 112.70 ± 6.72 52.90 ± 3.04 90.04 ± 4.78 26.86 ± 1.80 98.92 ± 7.84 16.44 ± 1.56 3.26 ± 0.24 5.98 ± 0.38 2.56 ± 0.30
MA 300 113.56 ± 4.60 50.46 ± 3.86 89.58 ± 5.82 30.56 ± 1.66 94.92 ± 6.80 15.98 ± 1.36 3.56 ± 0.32 6.12 ± 0.82 2.60 ± 0.42
MA 1000 115.70 ± 7.32 51.52 ± 2.62 87.76 ± 4.68 31.04 ± 1.14 91.26 ± 8.36 16.04 ± 1.60 3.32 ± 0.28 6.10 ± 0.35 2.72 ± 0.38
  1. Values are mean ± SD. There was no significant change in biochemical parameters of rats during treatment
  2. AST aspartate transaminase, ALT alanine transaminase, n = 6