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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Organosomatic index of liver of rats subjected to short, medium and long term oral administration of extracts of four ethnomedicinal plants

From: Acute, sub-acute, sub-chronic and chronic toxicity studies of four important Nigerian ethnomedicinal plants in rats

Type of toxicity study AL AI TI KS DW
Acute 2.876±0.100 2.489±0.328 2.835±0.493 3.053±0.481 3.923±0.584
Sub-acute 3.241±0.235 3.756±0.343 3.285±0.528 3.686±0.250 3.247±0.584
Sub-chronic 3.661±0.492 2.913±0.329 3.226±0.575 3.337±0.210 3.294±0.584
Chronic 3.370±0.217 2.848±0.344 3.088±0.256 2.890±0.413 3.227±0.584
  1. AL Anogeissus leiocarpus, AI Azadirachta indica, TI Tamarindus indica, KS Khaya senegalensis, DW Distilled water