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Table 2 Effect of SA extract on body weight changes in normal and diabetic rats

From: Antidiabetic and antioxidant activities of ethanolic extract of Semecarpus anacardium (Linn.) bark

Groups 0 Day 3 Days 6 Days 9 Days 12 Days 15 Days
NC 174.2 ± 6.5 176.5 ± 4.23 178.4 ± 2.25 180.2 ± 4.32 183.8 ± 3.56 186.4 ± 5.78
DC 166.4 ± 3.9 167.4 ± 4.0 168.6 ± 4.2 170.4 ± 3.7 174.8 ± 3.8 175.0 ± 4.4
DS 156.6 ± 4.5 157.6 ± 4.2 157.8 ± 4.4 159.4 ± 5.7 163.1 ± 4.5 157.4 ± 3.2
SA 100 156.6 ± 4.4 152.8 ± 5.3 150.8 ± 7.5 150.4 ± 8.3 147.8 ± 9.4 146.2 ± 9.5
SA 200 153.4 ± 5.6 153.75 ± 4.6 154.51 ± 8.5 156.7 ± 3.3 163.5 ± 5.6 166.6 ± 6.0
SA 400 157.2 ± 6.5 158.2 ± 7.5 159.5 ± 5.3 161.5 ± 6.8 170.6 ± 3.4 172.4 ± 3.7
  1. Data expressed in Mean ± Standard Error. (n = 5). Control group received 0.5% methyl cellulose and standard group received 150 mg/kg Metformin.