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Table 5 Effect of prolonged exposure to LC25 of Mefloquine drug for 2 weeks on some glycolytic enzymes in soft tissues of Lymnaea natalensis snails

From: Effect of mefloquine on biological and biochemical aspects of Lymnaea natalensis snails infected with Fasciola gigantica

Parameters treatment Control
Mean ± SD
Mefloquine drug
Mean ± SD
%
Hexokinase (HK) 5.4 ± 0.22 3.6 ± 0.44*** 33%
Pyruvate kinase(PK) 1.8 ± 1.4 1.2 ± 0.8*** 33%
phosphofructokinase (PFK) 3.4 ± 2.8 1.4 ± 1.5*** 58.8%
Lactate dehydrogenase(LHD) 7.4 ± 2.4 5.3 ± 1.4*** 28.38%
Glucose phosphate isomerase (GPI) 2.56 ± 0.56 1.12 ± 0.33*** −56.25
  1. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001. Enzyme activity μmol/min/mg protein