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Table 3 Worm count, percent deparasitization and host clearance after treatment with diammonium salt of Embelin

From: Evaluation of anthelmintic potential of the Ethiopian medicinal plant Embelia schimperi Vatke in vivo and in vitro against some intestinal parasites

Groups Dose administered (mg/kg) Mean no of parasites % deparasitization % host clearance
Group I 250 1.43 ± 0.30* 70.6 0
Group II 500 1.00 ± 0.69* 79.4 57.14
Group III 750 0.71 ± 0.36* 85.3 57.14
Group IV 25 (PQ) 0.00 ± 00* 100 100
Group V vehicle 4.86 ± 1.18 0 0
  1. PQ: Praziquantel
  2. * Mean number of parasites within row is significantly different at p <0.05 determined by LSD multiple comparison test