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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 3 Effects of short, medium and long term oral administration of extracts of four ethnomedicinal plants in rats on kidney organosomatic index

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 0.351±0.024 0.263±0.037 0.338±0.038 0.363±0.034 0.446±0.035
Sub-acute 0.335±0.041 0.356±0.031 0.309±0.029 0.402±0.0177 0.369±0.035
Sub-chronic 0.386±0.022 0.314±0.022 0.351±0.054 0.433±0.024 0.375±0.035
Chronic 0.401±0.037 0.261±0.043 0.382±0.035 0.361±0.027 0.367±0.035
  1. AL Anogeissus leiocarpus, AI Azadirachta indica, TI Tamarindus indica, KS, Khaya senegalensis, DW Distilled water