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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 5 Relative organ weight

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

GROUPS LIVER KIDNEY SPLEEN
NORMAL CONTROL 3.53 ± 0.09a 0.72 ± 0.04ab 0.54 ± 0.05a
60 mg/kg STZ 3.61 ± 0.17a 0.90 ± 0.0\({5}^{*}\) 0.38 ± 0.04
60 mg/kg STZ + METFORMIN 4.51 ± 0.29b* 0.93 ± 0.0\({3}^{*}\) 0.30 ± 0.0\({6}^{*}\)
60 mg/kg STZ + H.U. (800 mg) 4.76 ± 0.06b* 0.83 ± 0.04 0.44 ± 0.06
60 mg/kg STZ + H.U. (400 mg) 4.65 ± 0.12b* 0.84 ± 0.03 0.47 ± 0.86
  1. Superscripts * a b represent values that are significantly (p < 0.05) different from negative control, metformin treated group and positive control respectively