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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Effect of aqueous leaf extract of V. amygdalina and B. tenoreana on the fasting blood glucose (FBG) levels of alloxan-induced diabetic rats

From: Comparative studies on the hypoglycemic and antioxidant activities of Vernonia amygdalina delile and Baccharoides tenoreana olive in alloxan-induced hyperglycemic rats

Group Fasting blood glucose (FBG) levels (mg/kg)
PI 0 h PT 1 h PT 3 h PT 6 h PT 24 h PT 7 D PT 14 D PT 21 D PT
A 75.60 ± 0.51a 75.80 ± 0.37a 76.00 ± 0.63a 75.20 ± 0.97a 75.20 ± 0.73a 75.20 ± 0.97a 75.60 ± 0.25a 74.60 ± 0.68a 74.40 ± 0.51a
B 79.80 ± 0.80a 219.40 ± 1.08d 219.60 ± 0.87d 219.00 ± 0.45d 216.40 ± 0.81d 210.60 ± 1.08d 209.80 ± 4.18d 192.60 ± 2.36d 180.00 ± 2.23d
C 75.80 ± 0.97a 224.00 ± 1.58d 199.80 ± 1.39c 176.40 ± 1.03c 159.40 ± 0.87c 124.00 ± 1.48c 118.20 ± 0.97c 79.10 ± 1.07ab 78.80 ± 1.59ab
D 81.00 ± 0.89a 218.20 ± 1.88d 201.40 ± 2.18d 180.40 ± 1.03c 161.20 ± 1.07c 126.60 ± 1.81c 121.00 ± 1.34c 79.20 ± 0.81ab 81.60 ± 2.01bc
E 77.80 ± 0.63a 216.00 ± 1.58d 200.80 ± 1.59c 182.40 ± 1.17c 161.00 ± 0.89c 132.80 ± 1.16c 124.20 ± 1.16c 110.40 ± 0.75c 85.60 ± 0.93c
F 81.80 ± 0.58a 221.60 ± 0.93d 125.00 ± 1.84b 112.00 ± 0.95b 106.00 ± 1.30b 78.80 ± 1.24ab 78.80 ± 2.01ab 78.20 ± 0.58ab 74.20 ± 0.58a
  1. Different superscripts a, b, c and d along the same column (across groups) indicate significant difference at P < 0.05.
  2. PI Pre-induction, PT Post-treatment, h hour (s), D Days