PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF Moringa olifera SEED EXTRACT ON SOME HEMATOLOGICAL PARAMETERS, THYROID HORMONES AND LIVER ENZYMES IN LABORATORY RATS

Abstract

This study was conducted in the veterinary medicine college animal house and aimed to investigate aboute the physiological effects of moringa oliferal extract on the physiological stute of animal after administration. Eighteen female rats were divided in to three groups, the first group was considered as control group and adminstreted orally only normal saline during the experimental period 30 days. The second group was administrated with 200mg/kg/daily of moringa olifera extratct, the third group was given orally 400mg/kg/day. The result there was signification increase in the RBC,Hb and PCV value in the 400mg/kg group in compare with control and other treatment group,and significant increase in both treatment groups 200 and 400mg in MCH , MCHC,WBC count and lymphocyte % in compare with control groupwhile there was significant decrease in MID% ALT,AST , ALP and TSH value in both treatment groups in compare with controle group.While significant increase in T3 and T4 levels in both treatment groups in compare with controle group.