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Table 6 Satellite group/ Food consumption (g) of rats in the sub-acute oral toxicity test

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

Satellite group/ food consumption in oral sub-acute toxicity test
  Sex Control DC 1500 mg/kg P value
Week 1 M (n = 5) 81.92 ± 1.44 79.30 ± 3.81 0.113
F (n = 5) 73.05 ± 3.11 71.26 ± 1.96 0.221
Week 2 M (n = 5) 84.60 ± 2.38 82.68 ± 1.56 0.099
F (n = 5) 73.68 ± 2.27 72.77 ± 1.93 0.435
Week 3 M (n = 5) 89.75 ± 1.96 87.72 ± 1.69 0.059
F (n = 5) 81.89 ± 3.76 78.62 ± 4.60 0.170
Week 4 M (n = 5) 91.96 ± 0.66 91.07 ± 0.93 0.061
F (n = 5) 83.55 ± 2.00 82.43 ± 1.59 0.265
Week 5 M (n = 5) 92.96 ± 1.63 91.87 ± 1.80 0.256
F (n = 5) 85.81 ± 1.98 83.92 ± 3.91 0.179
Week 6 M (n = 5) 101.90 ± 3.70 100.25 ± 2.85 0.366
F (n = 5) 86.55 ± 3.82 83.07 ± 4.73 0.155
  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