Table 3.

Serum creatinine, calcium, phosphate, and PTH levels in uremic rats after 7 days of the adenine high–phosphorus diet with and without rapamycin given for 7 days

VariableControlAdenineAdenine and Rapamycin
Creatinine (mg/dl)0.45±0.11.3±0.21a1.12±0.05a
Calcium (mg/dl)7.9±1.311.9±1.89.0±0.4
Phosphate (mg/dl)8.8±0.39.8±19.3±0.7
PTH (pg/ml)442±43867±264a941±181a
  • Results are mean±SEM (n=3–6).

  • a P<0.05 compared with control diet.