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Table 3 Effect of methanolic and chloroform fractions of leaf of Moringa stenopetala on acetic acid induced writhing test in mice

From: Anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities of solvent fractions of the leaves of Moringa stenopetala Bak. (Moringaceae) in mice models

Group No. of writhing % Inhibition
TE 57.0 ± 2.89
ASA 150 28.3 ± 0.88a3 50.4
CF 100 54.5 ± 1.18 4.4
CF 200 51.7 ± 0.76 9.3
CF 400 48.5 ± 0.67a2b3f3 14.9
MF 100 32.8 ± 0.60a3h1 42.5
MF 200 29.8 ± 0.60a3 47.7
MF 400 26.5 ± 0.67a3 53.5
  1. Values are expressed as Mean ± S.E.M (n = 6);aagainst the control, bagainst the standard drug, fagainst MF 100, hagainst MF 400. 1 P < 0.05, 2 P < 0.01, 3 P < 0.001; TE tween 80, ASA aspirin, CF and MF refers to chloroform and methanol fractions of Moringa stenopetala, respectively. Numbers refer to dose in mg/kg