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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 4 Results representing the percentage of protection against thermal stimulus 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 % Protection   
  0 h 30 min 1 h 2 h 3 h 4 h 5 h
Total extract (300 mg/kg) 3.87 −5.22 52.01 53.26 157.37 168.57 183.05
Petroleum ether fraction (300 mg/kg) 1.72 0.13 16.53 58.16 133.10 181.17 189.83
Chloroform fraction (300 mg/kg) 10.91 13.18 21.77 53.80 88.77 163.36 186.94
Ethyl acetate fraction (300 mg/kg) −9.91 −9.34 −7.66 −5.83 7.02 −0.42 −0.42
Aqueous fraction (300 mg/kg) 7.75 24.16 38.70 54.49 82.03 161.00 216.61
Acetylsalicylic acid (100 mg/kg) −3.10 11.25 15.32 28.81 57.87 121.34 186.44