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Table 1 Effect of PEL on percentage (%) rat body weight gain

From: Effect of herbal extract Eurycoma longifolia (Physta®) on female reproductive hormones and bone biochemical markers: an ovariectomised rat model study

Groups Weight (g) Percentage Weight Gain (%) Week 8
Basal Week 8
Group A Sham control 186.8 ± 9.60 242.1 ± 7.62 29.86 ± 1.98
Group B Untreated 185.1 ± 5.45 261.1 ± 7.73 41.22 ± 2.85##
Group C PEL 100 mg/kg 185.4 ± 5.32 258.5 ± 6.82 39.59 ± 1.66
Group D PEL 300 mg/kg 185.4 ± 6.28 253.9 ± 7.20 37.41 ± 3.31
Group E PEL 500 mg/kg 185.8 ± 6.23 252.5 ± 8.31 36.00 ± 1.44
Group F Positive control 185.0 ± 3.35 259.3 ± 4.85 40.14 ± 0.73
  1. Data stated as mean ± SEM; ##P < 0.01 vs. Group A