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Table 1 Effect of MEPA on cotton pellets-induced granuloma in rats

From: Antiinflammatory evaluation of leaves of Plumeria acuminata

Treatment Dose (mg/kg) Weight of cotton pellets (mg) (wet) Percentage inhibition Weight of cotton pellets (mg) (dry) Percentage inhibition
Control (0.9% NaCl) 5 ml 183.17 ± 14.3 - 48.62 ± 3.6 -
MEPA 250 101.64 ± 9.6* 44.51 32.36 ± 2.3 33.43
MEPA 500 87.47 ± 7.4* 52.25 26.71 ± 2.1* 45.06
Indomethacin 10 78.25 ± 6.3* 57.28 23.54 ± 2.4* 51.57
  1. Values are mean ± S.E.M. (n = 6).
  2. * Experimental groups were compared with control (P < 0.01).