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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 9 Relative organ weight ratio of rats administered methanol extract of Zingiber officinale

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

GROUPS Liver Heart Intestine Lungs Kidney Spleen
75 mg/kg b.wt MZO 2.04 ± 0.56a 0.39 ± 0.00a 2.42 ± 0.17a 0.75 ± 0.01a 0.96 ± 0.02a 0.39 ± 0.12a
150 mg/kg b.wt MZO 2.19 ± 0.29a 0.42 ± 0.01a 2.02 ± 0.01a 0.78 ± 0.01a 0.99 ± 0.00a 0.42 ± 0.21a
300 mg/kg b.wt MZO 2.01 ± .0.24a 0.38 ± 0.03a 2.01 ± 0.04a 0.80 ± 0.02a 0.98 ± 0.01a 0.44 ± 0.09a
500 mg/kg b.wt MZO 2.57 ± .0.22a 0.42 ± 0.01a 2.02 ± 0.15a 0.79 ± 0.03a 0.92 ± 0.00a 0.39 ± 0.44a
CONTROL 2.34 ± 0.13a 0.41 ± 0.02a 2.34 ± 0.25a 0.84 ± 0.00a 0.93 ± 0.00a 0.37 ± 0.01a
  1. Values are mean ± SEM of 5 determinations. Values along the same row with different superscripts are significantly different (p < 0.05)