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Table.1 Summary of weekly body weight changes (g) of rats in 28-day subacute toxicity study (n = 6)

From: Acute and subacute toxicity evaluation of hydroalcoholic extract from the stem bark of Bois Bande (Parinari campestris Aubl.1772) in rats

  Males Females
Weeks Control 100 mg/kg 300 mg/kg 1000 mg/kg Control 100 mg/kg 300 mg/kg 1000 mg/kg
Week 1 209.08 ± 25.22 241.18 ± 7.70 244.36 ± 6.06 257.35 ± 7.90 195.79 ± 5.02 192.03 ± 7.81 210.46 ± 5.24 203.38 ± 3.61
Week 2 246.70 ± 27.37 295.43 ± 7.31 294.03 ± 8.83 268.45 ± 12.73 226.06 ± 3.86 221.82 ± 6.71 238.24 ± 6.75 216.88 ± 7.04
Week 3 272.01 ± 27.66 337.37 ± 7.08* 331.38 ± 7.76 296.94 ± 7.09 247.47 ± 4.23 258.98 ± 17.80 248.24 ± 6.75 227.38 ± 5.29
Week 4 289.45 ± 29.13 368.89 ± 9.62* 364.33 ± 7.17* 338.00 ± 7.86 266.61 ± 5.42 259.98 ± 6.76 267.98 ± 7.39 245.04 ± 5.44
Fasted body weight 293.83 ± 29.50 374.89 ± 10.68* 367.83 ± 9.38* 351.17 ± 6.70* 269.50 ± 4.66 256.50 ± 6.05 264.83 ± 5.87 249.00 ± 4.38*
Body weight gain (Week 4–Week 1) 102.90 ± 14.66 127.70 ± 9.95* 120.00 ± 10.53 80.66 ± 8.00 70.82 ± 6.55 67.95 ± 3.35 57.53 ± 7.60 41.66 ± 8.50*
  1. Note. Data was stated as Mean ± Standard Error of the Mean (SEM). *Significantly different from the control group, p < 0.05.