ERRATUM: The In Vivo Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Qt-2 (A Traditional Medicine Remedy) Water Extract

http://www.doi.org/10.26538/tjnpr/v7i11.21

Authors

  • Tuan T. Vo Faculty of Traditional Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Tuan A. Phan Department of Traditional Medicine, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Can Tho, Vietnam
  • Thuy T. Lam Kien Giang Traditional Medicine and Pharmacy Hospital, Kien Giang, Vietnam
  • Nguyet T. Tran Faculty of Public Health, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Can Tho, Vietnam
  • Hoang M. Le Department of Traditional Medicine, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Can Tho, Vietnam

Keywords:

herbal remedy, anti-inflammatory effects, QT-2 extract

Abstract

This study investigated the in vivo anti-inflammatory effect of QT-2, a traditional medicinal remedy renowned for its potential in treating arthritis. We assessed its acute and chronic anti-inflammatory properties at two different doses (11.8 g/kg/day and 23.6 g/kg/day) using three in vivo models. The results revealed significant anti-inflammatory effects in the first carrageenan-induced paw edema model. QT-2 extract demonstrated a discernible reduction in paw edema volume, statistically comparable to the diclofenac 15 mg/kg treated group. In the second peritonitis model, both doses of QT-2 extract exhibited pronounced anti-inflammatory potential, leading to significant reductions in transudate volume, protein concentration within the transudate, and lowered optical density, comparable to the diclofenac 15 mg/kg treated group. In the third anti-granuloma model, both QT-2 extract doses caused marked reductions in the weight of dried and fresh granulomas, equivalent to the Prednisolone 15 mg/kg treated group. These results demonstrate the anti-inflammatory capability of QT-2 for inflammatory-related conditions.

Author Biography

Tuan A. Phan, Department of Traditional Medicine, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Can Tho, Vietnam

Ha Noi college of Pharmacy, Ha Noi, Vietnam

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Published

2024-02-01

How to Cite

Vo, T. T., Phan, T. A., Lam, T. T., Tran, N. T., & Le, H. M. (2024). ERRATUM: The In Vivo Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Qt-2 (A Traditional Medicine Remedy) Water Extract: http://www.doi.org/10.26538/tjnpr/v7i11.21. Tropical Journal of Natural Product Research (TJNPR), 8(1), 5178–5182. Retrieved from https://tjnpr.org/index.php/home/article/view/3435