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Table 2 Correlations between the antioxidant enzyme activity and lipid profiles after L-carnitine supplementation

From: Effects of L-carnitine supplementation on lipid profiles in patients with coronary artery disease

  SOD (U/mg protein)
  r a (P values)
TC (mmol/L) −0.34 (0.03)
TG (mmol/L) −0.53 (< 0.01)
LDL-C (mmol/L) −0.15 (0.36)
HDL-C (mmol/L) 0.11 (0.52)
Apo-A1 (g/L) −0.18 (0.29)
Apo-B (g/L) −0.32 (< 0.05)
  1. acorrelation coefficients
  2. Apo apolipoprotein; HDL-C high density lipoprotein-cholesterol; LC L-carnitine; LDL-C low density lipoprotein-cholesterol; SOD superoxide dismutase; TC total cholesterol; TG triglycerides