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Research Article

Evaluation of Acute 13-Week Subchronic Toxicity and Genotoxicity of the Powdered Root of Tongkat Ali (Eurycoma longifolia Jack)

Table 4

Hematology analysis of subchronic toxicity after 13-week E. longifolia powdered root treatment.

Item (abbreviation)UnitTreatment (g/kg b.w.)

Red blood cell count (RBC)106/μL
Hematocrit (HCT)%
Hemoglobin (Hb)g/dL
Mean corpuscular hemoglobin (MCH)pg
MCH concentration (MCHC)g/dL
Mean corpuscular volume (MCV)fL
Red cell distribution width (RDW)fL
Mean platelet volume (MPV)fL
Platelet distribution width (PDW)fL
White blood cell count (WBC)103/μL
Platelets count (PLT)103/μL
Prothrombin time (PT)Sec
Partial thromboplastin time (APTT)Sec
Fibrinogen (Fbg)mg/dL

Hematology profiles were within normal range (Charles River, 2008) and unaffected by the E. longifolia powdered root ingestions. Data were expressed as Mean ± S.D. . Statistical analysis: indicates a statistical difference with the control group by one-way ANOVA.

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