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Table 2 Antinociceptive effect of crude methanol extract of X. indicum stems (XISE) in the acetic acid-induced gastric pain model mice

From: Evaluation of antihyperglycemic and antinociceptive activity of Xanthium indicum stem extract in Swiss albino mice

Treatment Dose (mg/kg body weight) Mean number of abdominal constrictions % inhibition
Control (Group 1) 10 ml 4.8 ± 0.20 -
Aspirin (Group 2) 200 mg 3.0 ± 0.55 37.5*
(XISE) 50 mg 2.8 ± 0.86 41.7*
(XISE) 100 mg 2.4 ± 1.08 50.0*
(XISE) 200 mg 2.2 ± 1.16 54.2*
(XISE) 400 mg 2.0 ± 0.84 61.0*
  1. All administrations (aspirin and extract) were made orally. Values represented as mean ± SEM, (n = 5); *P < 0.05; significant compared to control.