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Table 2 Satellite group/ Percentage of body weight change of rats in sub-acute oral toxicity test

From: Acute and sub-acute oral toxicity of Dracaena cinnabari resin methanol extract in rats

Satellite group/ Percentage of body weight change of rats in sub-acute oral toxicity test
  Sex Control DC 1500 mg/kg P value
0 day (g) M (n = 5) 229.20 ± 3.70 235.40 ± 3.85
F (n = 5) 222.20 ± 5.12 221.00 ± 6.67
Week 1 (%) M (n = 5) 8.38 ± 0.72 8.09 ± 1.21 0.657
F (n = 5) 4.86 ± 0.59 4.90 ± 1.54 0.960
Week 2 (%) M (n = 5) 15.36 ± 1.57 15.13 ± 0.77 0.782
F (n = 5) 7.57 ± 0.66 7.56 ± 1.67 0.994
Week 3 (%) M (n = 5) 19.90 ± 1.34 19.89 ± 1.62 0.988
F (n = 5) 10.09 ± 1.12 9.80 ± 1.68 0.756
Week 4 (%) M (n = 5) 24.45 ± 1.99 24.30 ± 0.83 0.883
F (n = 5) 12.96 ± 0.96 12.77 ± 1.35 0.807
Week 5 (%) M (n = 5) 28.81 ± 2.02 28.48 ± 1.68 0.788
F (n = 5) 15.22 ± 0.71 14.78 ± 1.81 0.631
Week 6 (%) M (n = 5) 34.03 ± 2.50 33.16 ± 2.69 0.612
F (n = 5) 17.28 ± 0.75 16.59 ± 1.65 0.415
  1. Values expressed as a mean ± standard deviation. Sex (male, M and female, F)
  2. *p-value less than 0.05, (p < 0.05) significant value