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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Results representing the percentage of edema inhibition of the total ethanolic extract and different fractions of A. hirtum leaves

From: Anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antipyretic and antidiabetic activities of Abutilon hirtum (Lam.) Sweet

Group % Edema Inhibition   
  0 h 30 min 1 h 2 h 3 h 4 h 5 h
Total extract (300 mg/kg) 1.62 6.78 16.66 26.24 24.54 33.29 50.82
Petroleum ether fraction (300 mg/kg) 1.62 3.39 10.0 16.40 36.08 49.17 38.11
Chloroform fraction (300 mg/kg) 1.62 10.17 15.06 26.24 22.96 31.76 50.82
Ethyl acetate fraction (300 mg/kg) 1.62 5.02 10.0 14.69 21.25 38.11 31.76
Aqueous fraction (300 mg/kg) 3.39 3.39 10.0 14.69 29.52 47.64 39.64
Acetylsalicylic acid (100 mg/kg) 1.62 11.80 20.0 26.24 39.37 49.17 52.35