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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 1 Composition of the diets used in this study

From: Pleurotus tuber-regium inclusion in diet ameliorates dyslipidaemia in obese-type 2 diabetic rats

Constituents Standard Diet High fat Diet Mushroom Diet
Crude protein (min) 11.0% 11.0% 11.0%
Crude fat (min) 4.0% 4.0% 4.0%
Crude fibre (max) 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
Calcium (min) 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Phosphorus (min) 0.47% 0.47% 0.47%
Lysine (min) 1.15% 1.15% 1.15%
Methionine (min) 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
Metabothable energy (Kcal/kg 2900 2900 2900
Lard ____ 20% ____
Mushroom ____ ____ 10%, 20%
  1. The standard diet composition is according to Chikun feed, Olam Company, Nigeria