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Table 6 Effect of the aqueous fraction of Moringa stenopetala on carrageenan- induced paw model and percent inhibition from increase in paw volume

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

  Change in paw volume (ml) and percent inhibition (%)
Group 0 h 1 h % 2 h % 3 h % 4 h % 5 h %
DW 0.43 ± 0.01 0.56 ± 0.01 0.71 ± 0.01 0.73 ± 0.01   0.80 ± 0.01 0.88 ± 0.02
ASA 0.42 ± 0.01 0.51 ± 0.02 35.6 0.53 ± 0.01a3c1 62.8 0.58 ± 0.02a3 48.1 0.64 ± 0.01a3 42.4 0.67 ± 0.01a3 45.8
AF 100 0.46 ± 0.02 0.55 ± 0.02 30.3 0.59 ± 0.01a3e1 52.1 0.62 ± 0.01a3e1 47.4 0.66 ± 0.02a3 45.6 0.72 ± 0.02a3e1 42.0
AF 200 0.44 ± 0.02 0.52 ± 0.01 34.8 0.55 ± 0.01a3 59.9 0.59 ± 0.01a3 51.3 0.63 ± 0.01a3 48.8 0.68 ± 0.01a3 46.9
AF 400 0.43 ± 0.02 0.50 ± 0.01c1 47.0 0.53 ± 0.01a3c1 67.0 0.56 ± 0.02a3c1 60.1 0.60 ± 0.02a3b1 54.9 0.65 ± 0.01a3c1d1 51.8
  1. Values are expressed as Mean ± S.E.M (n = 6); aagainst the control, bagainst the standard drug, cagainst AF100, dagainst AF200, eagainst AF400, 1 P < 0.05, 2 P < 0.01, 3 P < 0.001; DW distilled water, ASA aspirin, AF refers to aqueous fraction of Moringa stenopetala