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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Effect of MCFL in MgSO4 induced diarrheal test

From: Anti-diarrheal activity and brine shrimp lethality bioassay of methanolic extract of Cordyline fruticosa (L.) A. Chev. leaves

Group Dose n Number of diarrheal feces % of inhibition of diarrhea
Control 10 mL/kg 5 9.40 ± 2.11 0.00 ± 0.00
Loperamide HCL 3 mg/kg 5 0.80 ± 0.37 91.80 ± 4.20
MCFL 200 mg/kg 5 7.40 ± 1.80 13.57 ± 17.45
MCFL 400 mg/kg 5 4.20 ± 2.08 32.64 ± 43.08
MCFL 800 mg/kg 5 0.00 ± 0.00 μ 100.00 ± 0.00
  1. Values are presented as mean ± standard error. n = 5 mice in each group. P < 0.05, versus control (Dunnett’s t-test). MCFL methanolic extract of Cordyline fruticosa leaves