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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Effect of H. umbellata on oral glucose tolerance test in diabetic rats

From: Hypoglycemic and antioxidative activities of ethanol seed extract of Hunteria umbellate (Hallier F.) on streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats

GROUPS Zero time 30 min 60 min 120 min 150 min
CONTROL 82.83 ± 6.60 b 151.83 ± 28.20 b 157.16 ± 12.05 b 116.16 ± 7.52 b 89.33 ± 6.40 b
60 mg/kg STZ 421.00 ± 42.43*a 495.40 ± 64.06*a 466.00 ± 76.24*a 423.40 ± 85.60*a 362.40 ± 78.97*a
60 mg/kg STZ + METFORMIN 188.20 ± 64.38b 159.20 ± 45.35b 94.60 ± 26.78b 74.60 ± 12.96 b 70.80 ± 11.55 b
60 mg/kg STZ + H.U. 400 mg 368.33 ± 95.86* 450.33 ± 74.43*a 393.00 ± 80.10*a 330.00 ± 66.05*a 247.16 ± 74.13*a
60 mg/kg STZ + H.U. 800 mg 230.66 ± 90.93 474.00 ± 35.23*a 450.66 ± 52.34*a 408.66 ± 51.77*a 353.00 ± 67.81*a
  1. Superscripts * a b represent values that are significantly (p < 0.05) different from negative control, metformin treated group and positive control respectively