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Table 2 Second assessment of anti-fluke effectiveness of five plant extracts

From: In vitro antihelmintic effect of fifteen tropical plant extracts on excysted flukes of Fasciola hepatica

Plant extract   Reference control (%) d Untreated control (%) e Efficacy (%) c
  10 mg/L 50 mg/L 0 mg/L 125 mg/l 250 mg/l 500 mg/l 500 mg/l
A. mexicana n = 10 100a 100b 0a 93 ± 0.06b 100a 100a 100a
B. frutescens   100a 100b 0a 0a 100b 100b 100b
L. camara   100a 100b 0a 0a 0a 93 ± 0.06b 100b
P. auritum   100a 100b 0a 0a 0a 83 ± 0.06b 100b
C. cajan   100a 100b 0a 0a 0a 93 ± 0.06b 93 ± 0.06b
  1. a,bA different letter between columns indicates statistically significant differences. Significant at p < 0.05 level. Control—nil mortality.
  2. cAverage of three replicates ± standard deviation.
  3. dTriclabendazole, average of three replicates ± standard deviation.
  4. eDestilled water, average of three replicates ± standard deviation.