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Table 1 Changes in liver function of rats induced by Naja haje venom after four hours

From: Hepatotoxicity and oxidative stress induced by Naja haje crude venom

Parameters Control rats Intoxicated rats
Serum ALT (U/mL) 70.13 ± 2.17 75.26 ± 1.07
Serum AST (U/mL) 56.08 ± 0.74 95.50 ± 0.32*
Serum γGT (U/L) 3.88 ± 0.65 4.32 ± 0.32*
Serum ALP (IU/L) 55.40 ± 5.94 147.73 ± 8.97*
Serum TB (mg/dL) 0.64 ± 0.21 1.94 ± 0 .53*
Serum protein (mg/ dL) 7.20 ± 0.26 9.98 ± 0.40*
  1. *significant changes at p < 0.05 with respect to the control group; values are means ± SE (n = 6).
  2. ALT: alanine aminotransferase, AST: aspartate aminotransferase, γGT: γ-glutamyl transpeptidase, ALP: alkaline phosphatase, TB: total bilirubin.