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Table 5 Effect of Doxorubicin, Vitamin E, and Telmisartan on rat serum catalase in IU/L

From: Vitamin E and telmisartan attenuates doxorubicin induced cardiac injury in rat through down regulation of inflammatory response

Groups Catalase level IU/L Percent of changing
Before treatment After treatment  
Doxorubicin 15 mg./kg 0.06 ± 0.005 0.045 ± 0.003 -25%
Doxo. + Vit E 100 mg./kg 0.055 ± 0.004 0.047 ± 0.001 -14.5%
Doxo. + Telmisartan 1 mg./kg 0.057 ± 0.002 0.055 ± 0.008 -3.5%
  1. The values are expressed as mean ± SEM. † P < 0.05, †† P < 0.01 (means of each group after treatment versus their means before treatment) by using paired t test.
  2. * P < 0.05, ** P < 0.01 (means of Vitamin E, and Telmisartan groups after treatment versus means of Doxorubicin group after treatment) by using LSD test.