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Table 3 Body weight and mean live-weight gain of lambs infected with H. contortus in the experimental groups

From: Effects of herbal nutraceuticals and/or zinc against Haemonchus contortus in lambs experimentally infected

Parameter Day C Hmix Zn Hmix+Zn SD Significance of effects
        Treatment Time Treatment × time
BW 7 14.8 14.8 14.8 15.4 1.72 NS * NS
(kg) 35 17.9 18.1 18.6 19.2 1.87
  49 19.4 20.0 20.9 20.7 1.95
  70 22.3 22.8 24.1 23.4 2.0
LWG 35 3.15 3.28 3.82 3.78 1.01 NS * NS
(kg) 49 1.50 1.93 2.32 1.55 0.53
  70 2.92 2.72 3.20 2.68 0.67
  1. C control, Hmix Herbmix, Zn Zn-glycinate, Hmix + Zn Herbmix and Zn-glycinate, BW body weight, LWG live-weight gain, NS not significant
  2. *P < 0.001