Table 1: Comparison between the effects of Panax ginseng and Sodium valproate on the duration of hind limb extension in mice.


Time (min) Control group Sodium valproate treated group P. ginseng treated group

Low dose (300 mg/kg) Moderate dose (600 mg/kg) High dose (900 mg/kg) Low dose (150 mg/kg) Moderate dose (250 mg/kg) High dose (350 mg/kg) per second
After 30 24.6 ± 0.51 A 13.9 ± 0.5 B 8.8 ± 0.7 C 7.1 ± 0.1 C 22.9 ± 0.5 A 21.3 ± 0.4 D 14.2 ± 0.8 B
After 60 24.6 ± 0.51 A 12.8 ± 0.2 B 8.3 ± 0.5 C 6.9 ± 0.3 C 22.5 ± 0.6 A 21.1 ±.8 D 13.9 ± 0.2 B
After 90 24.6 ± 0.51 A 12.2 ± 0.8 B 8.0 ± 0.5 C 6.8 ±.8 C 22.2 ± 0.9 A 20.7 ± 0.8 D 13.8 ± 0.2 B
After 120 24.6 ± 0.51 A 11.8 ± 0.2 B 7.8 ± 0.4 C 6.8 ± 0.3 C 22.2 ± 0.1 A 20.3 ± 0.4 D 13.6 ± 0.4 B
After 150 24.6 ± 0.51 A 11.5 ± 0.4 B 7.7 ± 0.4 C 6.3 ± 0.6 C 22.1 ± 0.1 A 20.1 ± 0.7 D 13.3 ± 0.8 B
After 180 24.6 ± 0.51 A 11.1 ± 0.5 B 7.6 ± 0.1 C 5.8 ± 0.1 C 22.1 ± 0.2 A 20.1 ± 0.0 D 13.0 ± 0.9 B

* Values are expressed as mean ± SD.
* Values with common superscript capital litters are insignificantly different.