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Table 5 Effect of combinations of Dolichos biflorus and Crataeva nurvala (D.b + C.n) on serum calcium level (mg/dl)

From: Antiurolithiatic efficacy of combination preparations of Dolichos biflorus and Crataeva nurvala: folk medicines used in Indian traditional medicine

S. No. Groups Serum calcium (mg/dl)
0 days 7 days 14 days 21 days 28 days 35 days
1. Urolithiasis control 10.96 ± 0.04 11.60 ± 0.14 12.21 ± 0.05 12.63 ± 0.02 12.26 ± 0.01 13.24 ± 0.02
2. Cystone (750 mg/kg) 10.01 ± 0.02 10.08 ± 0.12** 9.94 ± 0.17** 9.64 ± 0.11** 8.78 ± 0.14** 8.12 ± 0.05**
3. D.b + C.n (1:1) 10.82 ± 0.14 11.10 ± 0.153 11.41 ± 0.09 12.21 ± 0.03* 12.01 ± 0.11 11.94 ± 0.08**
4. D.b + C.n (3:1) 10.26 ± 0.01 10.84 ± 0.11** 10.98 ± 0.14** 10.56 ± 0.11** 10.21 ± 0.08** 9.2 ± 0.03**
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± S.E.M for six animals in each group. One-way ANOVA followed by Dunnett’s t test, where *p ≤ 0.05 and **p ≤ 0.01 as compared to control