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Table 1 Haematology value of rats treated with single dose of Dicranopteris linearis extract

From: Methanol extract of Dicranopteris linearis L. leaves impedes acetaminophen-induced liver intoxication partly by enhancing the endogenous antioxidant system

Hematological parameters   Treatment
Control 5000 mg/kg MEDL
Male
 Haemoglobin g/L 133.80 ± 2.99 144.60 ± 7.53
 Total red blood cell ×1012/L 8.49 ± 0.08 8.75 ± 0.49
 Total white blood cell ×109/L 5.62 ± 0.68 8.06 ± 0.96
 Packed cell volume L/L 0.37 ± 0.01 0.36 ± 0.02
 Mean corpuscular volume fL 43.80 ± 0.74 41.40 ± 1.25
 Mean corpuscular Hb conc g/L 352.20 ± 3.40 369.00 ± 14.73
 Platelet count ×109/L 1365.00 ± 90.28 1691.00 ± 240.20
Female
 Haemoglobin g/L 137.60 ± 3.44 141.40 ± 5.80
 Total red blood cell ×1012/L 8.00 ± 0.26 8.05 ± 0.20
 Total white blood cell ×109/L 2.64 ± 0.46 5.50 ± 0.68*
 Packed cell volume L/L 0.35 ± 0.01 0.32 ± 0.01
 Mean corpuscular volume fL 43.60 ± 1.03 40.20 ± 0.80*
 Mean corpuscular Hb conc g/L 394.00 ± 13.11 406.80 ± 7.32
 Platelet count ×109/L 537.60 ± 131.50 363.20 ± 210.30
  1. Values are mean ± S.E.M. for 5 rats in each group
  2. *Statistically significant compared to control (P < 0.05)