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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 1 Effect of aqueous extract of Spondias purpurea leaf on hematological parameters in rats

From: Toxicological studies of aqueous and ethanol leaf extract of Spondias purpurea (red plum) in rats

Parameter Control 500 mg/kg 1000 mg/kg 1500 mg/kg
PCV (%) 43.75 ± 1.71a 41.75 ± 1.71a 42.75 ± 1.71a 41.25 ± 3.40a
Hb (g/dL) 14.58 ± 0.56a 13.93 ± 0.59a 14.23 ± 0.59a 13.75 ± 1.11a
WBC (× 109/L) 12.63 ± 4.8a 14.88 ± 3.36a 19.13 ± 8.37a 16.78 ± 7.58a
Neu (%) 20.25 ± 3.77a 15.50 ± 5.20a 15.00 ± 3.74a 18.75 ± 5.12a
Lym (%) 77.75 ± 4.34a 82.25 ± 5.19a 83.50 ± 3.87a 81.00 ± 5.48a
Mono (%) 1.25 ± 0.96a 0.75 ± 0.96a 0.75 ± 0.96a 0.25 ± 0.50a
Eos (%) 0.25 ± 0.50a 1.00 ± 0.82a 0.50 ± 0.58a 0.00 ± 0.00a
  1. Values are mean ± standard deviation for 4 rats per group. Values with same alphabet in the same row are not statistically different. PCV Packed cell volume, HB Haemoglobin, WBC White blood cell, Neu Neutrophils, Lym Lymphocytes, Mono Monocytes, Eos Eosinophils