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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 9 Effect of LMCA in magnesium sulphate induced enteropooling

From: Phytochemical screening and evaluation of pharmacological activity of leaf Methanolic extract of Colocasia affinis Schott

Treatment

Dose (mg/kg)

Volume of fluid (ml)

Weight of intestinal content (gm)

% inhibition

Control

7.25 ± 0.45

13.71 ± 0.56

Loperamide

3

3.25 ± 0.61

6.92 ± 0.32 *

49.53

LMCA

500

6.12 ± 0.24

11.57 ± 0.67

15.61

LMCA

1000

5.13 ± 0.18

10.38 ± 0.71 **

24.29

  1. Results are expressed as mean ± SEM; n = 5 in each group. Data was analyzed by one way ANOVA followed by Tukey-Kramer multiple comparisons test. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01 significantly different in comparison with control. SEM Standard error of Mean