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Table 1 Animal Characteristics

From: Effects of tegaserod on bile composition and hepatic secretion in Richardson ground squirrels on an enriched cholesterol diet

Normal Diet    1% Cholesterol Diet
  Vehicle Tegaserod Vehicle Tegaserod
Initial Body Weight (g) 558 ± 15 541 ± 12 508 ± 24 523 ± 27
Final Body Weight (g) 537 ± 13 535 ± 26 517 ± 24 503 ± 23
Liver Weight (g) 12.8 ± 1.1 12.5 ± 0.9 12.1 ± 0.8 11.8 ± 0.4
Gallbladder Weight (mg) 23.6 ± 1.4 24.8 ± 2.2 22.6 ± 1.5 23.6 ± 1.2