Table 3. Time dependent effects of essential oil of Citrus limettioides Tanaka on biochemical parameters in mice at the dose of 0.33 ml/kg.

 

Parameter

Group A

Group B

 

Group C

 

Group D

 

Urea (mg/dl)

19.63 ± 1.15

20.31 ± 1.70

22.50 ± 1.31

19.07 ± 1.10

ALT (U/l)

26.02 ± 6.09

24.74 ±5.22

23.61 ± 5.37

25.14 ± 4.64

AST (U/l)

70.35 ± 8.44

68.55 ± 7.56

66.98 ± 8.86

72.22 ± 8.54

Triglyceride (mg/dL)

101.02 ± 12.82

105.83 ± 13.09

107.44 ±12.91

86.09 ± 12.87

Cholesterol (mg/dL)

113.98 ± 7.46

114.41 ± 9.27

117.01 ± 5.41

99.13 ± 6.54

Total Protein (g/dL)

5.19 ± 0.16

5.21 ± 0.16

5.40 ± 0.16

5.51 ± 0.16

Creatinine (mg/dL)

0.66 ± 0.04

0.68 ± 0.10

0.80 ± 0.01

0.51 ± 0.64

BUN (mg/dL)

14.54± 0.53

16.78 ± 5.56

15.23 ± 1.98

14.32 ± 0.65

All values are expressed as mean ± standard error, where n = 8.

Vasudeva et al.Journal of Pharmaceutical Technology and Drug Research  2012 1:2DOI : 10.7243/2050-120X-1-2