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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 7 Acute toxicity profile of Crude methanol extract of Zingiber officinale in rat

From: In-vitro antioxidants, antimicrobial and toxicological evaluation of Nigerian Zingiber officinale

Dose (mg/kgbwip) Observations Mortality
10 Normal/no unusual reactions 0/3
100 Normal/no unusual reactions 0/3
1000 Normal/no unusual reactions 0/3
1600 Normal/no unusual reactions 0/3
2900 Lacrimation/hyperactivity/restlessness and slight erythema. 0/3
5000 intense erythema, tarchycardia and disorientation. 0/3