Impact of Low Intensity Exercise on Liver Enzymes (ALT & ALP)

Khan, Alamgir and Butt, Muhammad Zafar Iqbal and Khan, Shahzaman and Nazir, Sobia and Asghar, Ejaz and Khan, Samiullah and Selamoglu, Zeliha and Jamil, Muhammad and Manan, Abdul (2021) Impact of Low Intensity Exercise on Liver Enzymes (ALT & ALP). Journal of Pharmaceutical Research International, 33 (44B). pp. 370-377. ISSN 2456-9119

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This particular research study was basically carried out for the purpose to examine the impact of low intensity exercise on two particular liver enzymes i.e. alanine transaminase (ALT) and alkaline phosphate (ALP). 20 Non sportsmen were selected as subjects of the study (n=20, age 20 to 30 years (20.95±3.79), Body Mass Index (BMI) from 18 to 30 (25.90±5.54). Similarly the subjects were divided into two groups (Experimental Group and Control Group) through the application of International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) and measurement of Maximum Heart Rate (MHR). 12 weeks self-made low intensity exercise protocol was applied to an experimental group. 5ml blood was collected from all subjects to measure the effect of low intensity exercise on ALT and ALP. The data of pre and post-test were processed through SPSS version 24. Based on analysis and findings, the researcher concluded that in experimental group (EXG) the level of ALT and ALP was found significantly higher (p<0.05) as compared to control group (CG). Based on conclusion, it is hereby recommended by the researcher that for the purpose to promote the functional capacity of liver, low as well as moderate intensity exercise should be performed on daily basis. In addition, in this study due to lack of financial resources, two basic liver enzymes i.e.ALT and ALP were measured, therefore the other enzymes like as AST and bilirubin also need to be examined in such other research studies.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Euro Archives > Medical Science
Depositing User: Managing Editor
Date Deposited: 16 Mar 2023 07:58
Last Modified: 16 Mar 2023 07:58

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