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Table 1 Inhalation effects of the mosquito coil smoke on biochemical parameters of blood

From: Biochemical and histological alterations induced by the smoke of allethrin based mosquito coil on mice model

Parameters Control Inhalation treatment Trend for p value
Group 1 (1/2 h) Group 2 (1 h) Group 3 (2 h) Group 4 (3 h)
ALT (U/L) 10.20 ± 1.32 11.03 ± 0.92 12.66 ± 2.44* 14.83 ± 2.86* 19.30 ± 2.00* +0.001
AST (U/L) 41.10 ± 3.26 47.83 ± 4.18* 56.20 ± 4.10* 62.62 ± 5.8* 76. 96 ± 7.46* +0.001
BUN (mg/dl) 9.66 ± 0.68 8.66 ± 0.75 8.46 ± 0.66 7.93 ± 0.41* 7.33 ± 0.51* −0.001
Total protein (g/dl) 5.40 ± 0.32 5.13 ± 0.24 5.2 ± 0.23 4.8 ± 0.22* 4.32 ± 0.19* −0.001
Cholesterol (mg/dl) 99.0 ± 4.68 105.3 ± 6.02 116.6 ± 4.93* 128.4 ± 9.45* 135.6 ± 8.11* +0.001
LDL (mg/dl) 64.66 ± 3.51 69.43 ± 7.78 75.20 ± 5.0* 88.0 ± 6.88* 95.3 ± 8.16* +0.001
Triglyceride(mg/dl) 86.8 ± 2.77 93.0 ± 5.36 96.66 ± 4.68* 100.3 ± 6.08* 112.58 ± 7.3* +0.001
  1. Data represent as averages ± SD (n = 6), significance was set at *P < 0.05 with respect to the control group