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Table. 3.

Body weight gains and fat weight detected in HFD mice in this study

 Groups Gains during Periovarian fat weights

Adapt period (7 days) Administration period (84 days) Absolute (g) Relative (% of body weights)
 Intact 2.93±1.05 4.62±3.21 0.061±0.032 0.187±0.097
 HFD 5.75±1.28a 36.68±9.31a 1.344±0.154e 1.980±0.112a
 Metformin 6.17±1.35a 12.45±5.92c 0.360±0.115eg 0.829±0.332ac
 Silymarin 5.32±1.32a 26.03±10.66ad 0.664±0.164eg 1.194±0.466ac
HBV diluted
 Stock 6.32±1.05a 12.18±5.28c 0.316±0.101eg 0.729±0.244ac
 2-fold 6.68±1.74a 14.52±7.81ac 0.383±0.142eg 0.787±0.217ac
 4-fold 6.32±1.78a 18.57± 6.70ac 0.554±0.072eg 1.124±0.317ac

Values are expressed mean ± S.D. of six mice

Abbreviations: HFD, high fat diet; HBV: herbal black vinegar

P<0.01 and bP<0.05 compared with intact control by Least Significant Difference (LSD) test
P<0.01 and dP<0.05 compared with HFD control by LSD test
P<0.01 and fP<0.05 compared with intact control by Mann-Whitney (MW) test
P<0.01 and hP<0.05 compared with HFD control by MW test
Biomed Sci Letters 2018;24:380-9
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