Table 3: Effect of concurrent administration of artesunate and Ficus platyphylla on renal function indices.


Groups Urea (mg/dl) Albumin (g/dl) Total Protein (g/dl) Creatinine (mg/dl) Uric acid (mg/dl)

Normal control 31.38±0.54 4.04±0.50 4.57±0.93 1.09±0.23 1.90±0.33
MEFP 300 mg/kg 32.23±0.56 4.90±0.37 3.42±0.80 1.10±0.93 1.64±0.61
ASNT 2.9 mg/kg 31.85±0.61 4.38±0.72 5.02±0.48 1.22±0.41 1.91±0.71
MEFP 300 mg/kg + ASNT 2.9 mg/kg 32.86±0.90 4.37±0.17 3.70±0.89 1.23±0.56 1.97±0.13

Values are Mean ± SEM, n= 5, oral route, ASNT 2.9 mg/kg = treated with artesunate at dose of 2.9 mg/kg, MEFP 300 mg/kg = treated with methanol extract of Ficus platyphylla at a dose of 300 mg/kg, No significant difference after analysis with one way ANOVA.