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Table 1 Effects of green tea (G), licorice (L) or their mixture on % body weight increase and % of liver weight/body weight of normal and dimethylnitrosamine (D)-intoxicated male albino rats.

From: Histopathological and biochemical effects of green tea and/or licorice aqueous extracts on thyroid functions in male albino rats intoxicated with dimethylnitrosamine

Groups Increase of B.W. % Liver weight./body weight. %
  Mean ± SE % of change Mean ± SE % of change
Control 7.9 ± 0.228c   2.7 ± 0.267c  
D 15.3 ± 0.929b + 93.67 3.1 ± 0.218abc + 14.81
G 2.0 ± 0.045e -74.48 2.9 ± 0.066bc + 7.40
L 1.7 ± 0.058ef -78.48 2.8 ± 0.136bc + 3.70
G + L 2.6 ± 0.041c -67.09 2.9 ± 0.196bc + 7.4
D + G 0.6 ± 0.17f -96.08 3.1 ± 0.107a 0
D + L 27.8 ± 0.924a + 81.7 3.7 ± 0.314ab 19.35
D+G+L -4.1 ± 0.171d -126.80 3.4 ± 0.114ab 9.68
  1. *Means that share the same superscript symbol are insignificantly different.
  2. *% of changes of groups D, G and L are relative to control group.
  3. *% of changes of groups D+G, D+L and D+G+L are relative to D group.