Table 2

Peripheral antinociceptive effect of TFC in mice subjected to the writhing test
Different groups Number of contraction (20 min) Inhibition (%)
Saline group 25.1 ± 2.2 -
Dic. group 5.8 ± 1.9 76.9%
TFC 10 group 15.0 ± 2.1* 40.2%
TFC 20 group 7.6 ± 1.6** 69.7%
TFC 30 group 5.8 ± 1.2** 76.9%

Values are shown as means ± SEM. *p < 0.05 vs. Distilled water group, **p <0.01 vs. Distilled water group (n = 10).

Ren et al.

Ren et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:52   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-12-52

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