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Table 6 Effect of crude leaf extract of S. guineense on residual malaria infection

From: Antimalarial activity of Syzygium guineense during early and established Plasmodium infection in rodent models

Treatment Group Dose %parasitaemia %chemosuppression
DW (negative control) Group I 0.5 ml 14.00 ± 4.04 _
S. guineense leaf extract Group II 200 mg/kg 11.40 ± 1.16ns 18.57
Group III 400 mg/kg 10.80 ± 1.62ns 22.85
Group IV 600 mg/kg 7.20 ± 3.24* 48.57
Chloroquine (standard) Group V 10 mg/kg 3.80 ± 1.32* 72.85
  1. DW distilled water
  2. Values are expressed as means ± SEM, n = 5, ns = Not significant compared to negative control, * = significant at p < 0.05 compared to the negative control