Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Neuroprotective Effect of Gui Zhi (Ramulus Cinnamomi) on Ma Huang- (Herb Ephedra-) Induced Toxicity in Rats Treated with a Ma Huang-Gui Zhi Herb Pair

Table 2

Effects of acute intragastric administration in the OF test.

GroupZoneTime (s)P. time (%)CrossingRearingDistance traveled (m)

Saline1245.40 ± 17.11#81.80 ± 5.70#15.50 ± 1.87#23.17 ± 6.31#22.39 ± 1.74#
243.77 ± 24.1114.59 ± 8.04
35.40 ± 3.841.80 ± 1.20

E1284.62 ± 4.62*94.87 ± 1.54*11.00 ± 3.58*8.00 ± 3.46*31.66 ± 1.48*
214.98 ± 4.544.99 ± 1.51
30.23 ± 0.480.08 ± 0.16

W11289.23 ± 8.47*96.41 ± 2.82*12.83 ± 2.4813.50 ± 4.51*#28.42 ± 2.49*#
28.63 ± 6.022.88 ± 2.01
31.97 ± 2.760.66 ± 0.92

W21272.92 ± 3.95#90.97 ± 1.32#14.33 ± 2.42#17.00 ± 3.03*#25.34 ± 2.37*#
217.85 ± 3.175.95 ± 1.06
33.47 ± 3.181.16 ± 1.06

W31250.75 ± 15.22#83.58 ± 5.07#15.17 ± 1.94#20.33 ± 1.75#20.85 ± 0.93#
243.02 ± 16.23#14.34 ± 5.41#
34.30 ± 2.05#1.43 ± 0.69#

< 0.05 indicates a significant difference compared to the saline treated group; # < 0.05 indicates a significant difference compared to the E-treated group.