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Table 1 Effect of EGCG on biochemical parameters of the rats

From: Effect of epigallocatechin gallate on aluminum chloride-induced changes in behavior, biochemical parameters, and spermatogenesis of Sprague-Dawley rats

Group Glucose (mmol/L) AST (U/L) ALT (U/L) ALP (U/L) Urea (mg/dL) Creatinine (mg/dL)
Control 5.8 ± 0.28 83.6 ± 2.70 47.1 ± 3.91 104.33 ± 6.01 20.33 ± 1.49 0.29 ± 0.01
AlCl3 8.05 ± 0.50* 113.33 ± 9.00* 76.1 ± 8.40* 125.83 ± 9.76 38.0 ± 2.98*** 0.437 ± 0.04**
Vitamin C 5.93 ± 0.29 78.17 ± 5.59 51.17 ± 5.71 103.67 ± 6.18 21.6 ± 1.33 0.26 ± 0.02
EGCG 5.83 ± 0.23 87.83 ± 3.83 48.33 ± 3.11 110.33 ± 5.89 21.33 ± 1.76 0.32 ± 0.01
AlCl3 + vitamin C 6.78 ± 0.69 80.83 ± 4.44 46.83 ± 4.70 106.33 ± 3.48 22.83 ± 2.40 0.327 ± 0.02
AlCl3 + EGCG 8.55 ± 0.72** 122.67 ± 11.38** 82.67 ± 6.17** 127.17 ± 7.33 40.33 ± 2.51*** 0.483 ± 0.01***
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SEM (n = 6). *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, and ***P < 0.001 compared with control (one-way ANOVA followed by Tukey’s post-hoc test)