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Table 2 Effect of combined ethanolic extracts on ethanol/HCl-induced gastric ulcers in the rat

From: A study of antimicrobial activity, acute toxicity and cytoprotective effect of a polyherbal extract in a rat ethanol-HCl gastric ulcer model

Treatment Dose (mg/kg body wt) Mean ulcer index (n = 6) %ge Protection
Solvent control 0 6.0 0
Combined 5 plant extracts 200 mg/kg 4.3 ± 0.8 28.3*
Combined 5 plant extracts 400 mg/kg 2.8 ±1.2 53.3*
Combined 5 plant extracts 800 mg/kg 1.1 ± 0.8 81.7*
Pantoprazole 40 mg/kg 0.7 ± 0.9 87.5*
  1. Each value is a mean of results of 6 rats. * = significant P ≤ 0.001 compared to solvent controls.