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Table 3 Main study: Effects of plant extract treatment on clinical outcome of infected animals at 8 days post infection

From: In vivo screening and evaluation of four herbs against MRSA infections

Parameters Groups
Positive control Negative control Antibiotic A. officinalis C. latifolia T. vulgaris Z. jujuba
Mortality 1/6 0/6 0/6 3/6 0/6 0/6 0/6
Body weight 23.36 ± 0.620 26.83 ± 0.29 25.18 ± 1.05 25.93 ± 0.95 24.65 ± 0.78 25.96 ± 0.85 25.92 ± 1.20
Re-isolation at day 8 post infection
 Throat 6/6 0/6 3/6 3/3 6/6 6/6 6/6
 Lung 6/6 0/6 3/6 3/3 6/6 5/6 6/6
 Heart 6/6 0/6 0/6 3/3 0/6 0/6 0/6
 Joint 6/6 0/6 0/6 0/3 0/6 0/6 0/6
 Blood 6/6 0/6 0/6 3/3 0/6 0/6 5/6
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