Table 3

Effect of PHF and diclofenac on carrageenan induced paw edema in rats (after 3 hr)
GROUP PAW VOLUME (ml) PERCENTAGE INHIBITION (%)
Control 1.1 ± 0.02 -
Diclofenac (5 mg/kg body weight) 0.4 ± 0.02a 63.63
PHF (4 ml/kg body weight) 0.53 ± 0.02a 51.8

Data are presented as mean ± SEM (n = 6). aP ≤ 0.001 when compared with control.

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Velpandian et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:1   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-13-1

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