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Research Article

Antioxidant Capacity, Cytoprotection, and Healing Actions of the Leaf Aqueous Extract of Ocimum suave in Rats Subjected to Chronic and Cold-Restraint Stress Ulcers

Table 1

Effect of the leaf aqueous extract of O. suave on gastric lesions induced by cold stress in rats.

TreatmentDose (mg/kg) % Ulcerated surfaceUlcer index (mean ± SEM)Inhibition (%) Mucus production (mg)

Control60.77
Extract25060.29 52.3
Extract50060.06 83.1
Sucralfate200 6 0.30
45.8

Statistically different relative to control; ;   
: number of rats.
The values are expressed as mean SEM.