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Table 1 Effect of ethanol extracts of propolis of T. fiebrigi (ETP) and S. jujuyensis (ESP) on edema carrageenan-induced rat paw edema

From: In vivo evaluation of pharmacological properties of Argentine stingless bee geopropolis

Group (n = 6)Dose (mg/kg)Paw edema vol in ml (Mean ± S.E.) 
0 h1 ha2 ha3 ha4 ha5 ha6 ha
Controls.s.1.42 ± 0.161.73 ± 0.152.00 ± 0.202.32 ± 0.102.42 ± 0.362.37 ± 0.322.13 ± 0.31
Ibuprofen1001.40 ± 0.151.45 ± 0.15*1.40 ± 0.10*1.40 ± 0.10*1.45 ± 0.15*1.45 ± 0.05*1.55 ± 0.15*
ETP2501.40 ± 0.131.60 ± 0.021.80 ± 0.02*2.28 ± 0.082.37 ± 0.322.33 ± 0.292.07 ± 0.42
 5001.40 ± 0.121.57 ± 0.06*1.62 ± 0.03*1.90 ± 0.10*2.07 ± 0.231.93 ± 0.25*1.95 ± 0.13*
 10001.42 ± 0.101.50 ± 0.02*1.53 ± 0.06*1.55 ± 0.05*1.60 ± 0.10*1.67 ± 0.12*1.57 ± 0.06*
ESP2501.43 ± 0.101.45 ± 0.05*1.48 ± 0.03*1.73 ± 0.12*1.80 ± 0.20*1.80 ± 0.10*1.63 ± 0.06*
 5001.43 ± 0.151.55 ± 0.09*1.65 ± 0.13*1.68 ± 0.03*1.73 ± 0.06*1.78 ± 0.03*1.68 ± 0.03*
 10001.42 ± 0.131.50 ± 0.09*1.53 ± 0.08*1.58 ± 0.08*1.62 ± 0.03*1.72 ± 0.08*1.55 ± 0.05*
  1. Values are expressed in mean ± S.E.M. (n = 6).
  2. s.s. saline solution
  3. *Statistically different from control group: p < 0.05
  4. aTime after carrageenan injection (h)