Eating function at
different times

Tested drugs

P Value

BenzydamineHCl
N (%)

Olive leaf
N (%)

Placebo
N (%)

Day 1

 

 

 

 

Normal

49(33.8)

51(35.2)

45(31.0)

0.159

Soft food only

5(29.4)

3(17.6)

9(52.9)

Days 8

 

 

 

 

Normal

35(38.0)

49(53.3)

8(8.7)

0.000

Soft food only

11(30.6)

5(13.9)

20(55.6)

Liquid only

8(25.8)

0(.0)

23(74.2)

No foods or liquids

0.(0)

0(.0)

3(100.0)

Days 15

 

 

 

 

Normal

42(38.2)

51(46.4)

17(15.5)

0.000

Soft food only

9(21.4)

3(7.1)

30(71.4)

Liquid only

3(30.0)

0(0)

7(70.0)

Table 7: The pattern of feeding between the tested drugs at different times.