Table 6: Effects of extracts separately and in combination on haematological parameters.

ParametersGroups value
Positive controlNegative controlRosa damascenaNymphaea albaRosa + Nymphaea

RBCs (×10/µl)7.76 ± 0.307.77 ± 0.348.07 ± 0.266.65 ± 1.138.28 ± 0.280.338
Hemoglobin (g/dl)12.02 ± 0.5511.6 ± 0.7212.4 ± 0.7710.35 ± 1.6913.2 ± 0.310.420
PCV (%)39.65 ± 1.6840.16 ± 3.5342.3 ± 4.0133.27 ± 5.1743.8 ± 1.810.259
MCV (fL)53.0 ± 1.1551.7 ± 2.6257.8 ± 0.6650.42 ± 1.3154.6 ± 2.220.090
MCH (%)16.85 ± 0.8515.08 ± 0.3815.4 ± 0.4415.72 ± 0.5617.1 ± 1.150.149
MCHC (%)30.04 ± 0.6729.28 ± 0.7929.4 ± 0.9730.97 ± 0.4428.9 ± 1.160.503
Platelets (×10/µl)238 ± 22.53247 ± 81.47435 ± 19.15473 ± 136.64597 ± 30.960.013
WBCs (×10/µl)6.02 ± 0.436.32 ± 1.373.96 ± 0.095.45 ± 1.253.8 ± 0.650.142
Neutrophils (%)27.50 ± 2.512.60 ± 1.0714.6 ± 0.7013.25 ± 2.6815.4 ± 3.530.001
Lymphocytes (%)62.5 ± 4.7878.6 ± 5.0383 ± 1.2275 ± 4.5679 ± 5.150.039
Monocytes (%)5.25 ± 4.095 ± 2.73.6 ± 1.314.0 ± 2.44.3 ± 2.020.230
Eosinophils (%)5.0 ± 1.55.0 ± 1.04.1 ± 0.703.75 ± 0.475.5 ± 0.550.195

Data are presented as mean ± SEM; different alphabets (in a row) indicate significant variation among groups at p ≤ 0.05. The variables having no superscript letters indicate no significant difference among groups.