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Table 1 Induction of systolic blood pressure

From: Evaluation of anti-hypertensive activity of ancient Unani cardiovascular drug “Saad Kufi” (Cyperus scariosus) in adrenaline-induced hypertensive rats

  Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
Normal control 8.68 ± 0.27 *b*c*d*e 7.56 ± 0.27 *b*c*d*e 7.81 ± 0.21 *b*c*d*e 7.62 ± 0.26 *b*c*d*e
Negative control 47.93 ± 0.70 *a *c*d*e 51.31 ± 1.02 *a *c*d*e 52.43 ± 2.20 *a *c*d*e 54.37 ± 2.15 *a *c*d*e*
Standard group 22.7 ± 0.88 *a*b*d*e 21.62 ± 1.13 *a*b*d*e 20.81 ± 1.04 *a*b*d*e 20.68 ± 1.03 *a*b*d*e*
Saad Kufi (15 mg/100 g) 39.91 ± 0.22 *a*b*c*e* 38.41 ± 0.36 *a*b*c*e 36.16 ± 0.08 *a*b*c*e* 34.5 ± 0.14 *a*b*c*e*
Saad Kufi (25 mg/100 g) 31.12 ± 0.59 *a*b*c*d* 29.87 ± 0.92 *a*b*c*d 27.87 ± 0.42 *a*b*c*d* 26.12 ± 0.32 *a*b*c*d*
  1. Values as mean ± SEM, n = 5, one-way ANOVA followed by Tukey-Kramer multiple pair comparison test, where *p < .001
  2. aCompared with normal control
  3. bCompared with negative control
  4. cCompared with standard
  5. dCompared with Saad Kufi (15 mg/100 g)
  6. eCompared with Saad Kufi (25 mg/100 g)