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Table 2 Edema volume in anti-inflammatory assay

From: Evaluation of analgesic, anti-inflammatory, anti-depressant and anti-coagulant properties of Lactuca sativa (CV. Grand Rapids) plant tissues and cell suspension in rats

Sr. No. Treatment Groups (n = 5) Dose Edema volume (ml)a ± S.D.
1 h 2 h 3 h 4 h
Group-I Negative control (saline) 1 ml/Kg 0.49 ± 0.02 0.6 ± 0.03 0.68 ± 0.02 1.15 ± 0.02
Group-II Diclofenac potassium 10 mg/Kg 0.38 ± 0.01** 0.25 ± 0.02** 0.17 ± 0.01** 0.06 ± 0.01**
Group-III Cell suspension exudate 1 ml/Kg 0.49 ± 0.04* 0.47 ± 0.05* 0.35 ± 0.05* 0.34 ± 0.05*
Group-IV Leaf MC 1 g/Kg 0.48 ± 0.05* 0.49 ± 0.05* 0.38 ± 0.06** 0.33 ± 0.04**
Group-V Seed MC 1 g/Kg 0.48 ± 0.08* 0.47 ± 0.08** 0.42 ± 0.06* 0.40 ± 0.07*
Group-VI Leaf aqueous 1 g/Kg 0.48 ± 0.02* 0.42 ± 0.03* 0.28 ± 0.05* 0.26 ± 0.03*
Group-VII Seed aqueous 1 g/Kg 0.47 ± 0.08* 0.44 ± 0.05* 0.42 ± 0.07* 0.39 ± 0.08*
  1. Values are expressed in mean ± S.D. * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01 statistically significant as compared to control group
  2. aDifference in initial paw volume and after carrageenan injection