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Table 3 Effect of topical oral treatment with a gel based on geopropolis (GP) from Melipona fasciculata Smith on organ weight in mice.

From: Antimicrobial activity against oral pathogens and immunomodulatory effects and toxicity of geopropolis produced by the stingless bee Melipona fasciculata Smith

Groups Final Weight (g) Delta Weight Organ weights (g)
    Spleen Kidney Stomach Liver
GP 25 ± 4 0.2 0.08 ± 0.01 0.16 ± 0.03 0.42 ± 0.06 1.3 ± 0.2
S 28 ± 2 -0.2 0.10 ± 0.02 0.18 ± 0.02 0.33 ± 0.04 1.6 ± 0.2
GS 27 ± 2 -0.2 0.09 ± 0.01 0.17 ± 0.01 0.55 ± 0.08* 1.5 ± 0.2
  1. * p < 0.05 (ANOVA, followed by Tukey's test.)