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Table 1 Effect of aqueous and methanol extract of V. tessellata leaves in acetic acid-induced writhing test in mice

From: Antinociceptive and cytotoxic activities of an epiphytic medicinal orchid: Vanda tessellata Roxb.

Treatment Dose (mg/kg) No. of writhing % of inhibition
Control (Saline water) 10 59.80 ± 1.66 --
Diclofenac Na 10 27.40 ± 2.22** 54.18
VTA 200 41.40 ± 1.63** 30.77
VTA 400 34.46 ± 2.82** 42.37
VTM 200 40.90 ± 0.93* 31.60
VTM 400 32.84 ± 2.23* 45.08
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SEM; (n = 5). *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01 as compared with control. Data were processed with Dunnet’s test for multiple comparisons, GraphPad Prism for Windows, Version 6.0. VTA = V. tessellata aqueous extract, VTM = V. tessellata methanol extract.