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Table 2 General blood chemistry in experimental groups

From: High sugar intake via the renin-angiotensin system blunts the baroreceptor reflex in adult rats that were perinatally depleted of taurine

Treatment Na (mEq/l) K (mEq/l) BUN (mg/dl) Cr (mg/dl) FBS (mg/dl) Insulin (pmol/l) Hct (%)
CW (n=7) 142.9 ± 2.9 3.5 ± 0.2 20.6 ± 1.3 0.51 ± 0.03 102.4 ± 3.1 14.8 ± 1.4 48.1 ± 1.2
CW+C (n=7) 140.2 ± 2.8 3.9 ± 0.2 21.5 ± 1.7 0.55 ± 0.02 92 ± 3.5 26.0 ± 3.3 * 45.0 ± 2.6
CG (n=7) 141.5 ± 1.8 3.7 ± 0.1 22.8 ± 1.8 0.53 ± 0.03 103.2 ± 3.8 18.2 ± 0.9 * 44.8 ± 2.1
CG+C (n=7) 144.8 ± 2.9 3.7 ± 0.2 22.4 ± 1.1 0.54 ± 0.03 94.2 ± 2.1 15.7 ± 1.5£ 47.8 ± 1.1
TDW (n=7) 137.8 ± 2.5 3.6 ± 0.2 20.8 ± 1.8 0.53 ± 0.03 93.8 ± 6.3 26.8 ± 1.5 * 47.1 ± 1.6
TDW+C (n=7) 144.1 ± 2.7 3.9 ± 0.3 22.0 ± 1.6 0.56± 0.02 94.1 ± 2.9 44.0 ± 2.6 *,€ 48.8 ± 1.7
TDG (n=7) 136.3 ± 2.9 3.5 ± 0.2 21.9 ± 1.2 0.56 ± 0.02 92 ± 4.7 27.4 ± 3.3 * 44.1 ± 2.3
TDG+C (n=7) 149.8 ± 2.4 3.6 ± 0.1 23.0 ± 1.9 0.55 ± 0.03 97.5± 1.5 73.8 ± 7.9 *,€,£ 47 ± 1.9
  1. Data were mean ± SEM (* P<0.05 compared to CW, to corresponding groups without captopril, £ to corresponding groups with captopril; Na, plasma sodium, K, plasma potassium, BUN, blood urea nitrogen, Cr, plasma creatinine, FBS, fasting blood sugar, Hct, hematocrit). For treatment abbreviations, see Table 1