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Table 1 Weekly and total arsenic intakes of each animal on exposure to sodium arsenite and sodium arsenate for 12 weeks through drinking water

From: Arsenic-induced dyslipidemia in male albino rats: comparison between trivalent and pentavalent inorganic arsenic in drinking water

Week Sodium arsenite Sodium arsenate
Arsenic Dose Arsenic Dose
  50 ppm 100 ppm 150 ppm 100 ppm 150 ppm 200 ppm
1 9.30 16.00 18.30 16.31 23.27 37.03
2 8.53 16.83 21.30 16.26 21.69 29.94
3 8.57 17.34 19.29 11.80 17.57 26.75
4 8.26 13.54 16.84 12.69 18.56 23.94
5 6.89 13.60 15.43 13.26 15.63 22.06
6 6.84 12.40 16.54 12.49 15.21 19.94
7 6.94 11.77 18.47 10.06 16.67 20.09
8 6.44 10.30 15.60 11.94 13.76 17.73
9 6.49 11.08 15.21 9.86 12.94 17.08
10 6.53 10.97 14.61 9.57 11.91 18.60
11 7.50 11.09 19.59 11.38 12.30 14.67
12 6.63 12.72 16.71 9.14 12.69 16.60
Total intake (mg) 88.91 157.58 207.90 144.75 192.20 264.42
Mean intake/week (mg) (± S.E.M) 7.41 ± 0.29 13.13 ± 0.69 17.33 ± 0.60 12.06 ± 0.68 16.02 ± 1.07 22.04 ± 1.87