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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Effect of ethanolic extract of Spondias purpurea leaf on haematological 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 43.50 ± 1.91a 41.00 ± 0.82a 45.00 ± 3.92a
Hb (g/dL) 14.58 ± 0.56a 14.50 ± 0.63a 13.68 ± 0.29a 15.00 ± 1.31a
WBC (×109/L) 12.63 ± 4.8a 14.68 ± 3.93a 15.38 ± 3.40a 14.85 ± 4.56a
Neu (%) 20.25 ± 3.77a 19.50 ± 6.61a 16.75 ± 4.79a 16.25 ± 5.50a
Lym (%) 77.75 ± 4.34a 78.25 ± 4.72a 82.75 ± 5.25a 82.50 ± 6.45a
Mono (%) 1.25 ± 0.96a 0.75 ± 0.96a 0.25 ± 0.50a 0.50 ± 0.58a
Eos (%) 0.25 ± 0.50a 0.75 ± 0.50a 0.00 ± 0.00a 0.50 ± 0.58a
  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