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Table 1 Effect of lutein on body and organ weight in of diabetic animals

From: Lutein Dietary Supplementation Attenuates Streptozotocin-induced testicular damage and oxidative stress in diabetic rats

Treatments Glucose (dl/L) Insulin (ng/ml) Body weight (g) Testis weight g/100 g
Initial Final
ND 130.83 ± 3.28 25.65 ± 3.51 215.33 ± 5.01 327.17 ± 13.08 0.10 ± 0.09
D 526.17 ± 27.81*a 11.65 ± 1.21*a 202.00 ± 4.96 190.33 ± 14.72*a 0.50 ± 0.12*a
D + L(40) 507.17 ± 16.11 12.56 ± 2.54 224.87 ± 6.57 198.00 ± 6.92 0.67 ± 0.15
D + L(80) 493.83 ± 23.36 13.24 ± 2.16 232.28 ± 3.69 189.5 ± 9.13 0.75 ± 0.16
D + L(160) 465.83 ± 28.17 13.68 ± 2.07 223.28 ± 6.10 179.67 ± 7.51 0.85 ± 0.07
  1. Data were expressed as Mean ± SEM. and analyzed using one-way ANOVA followed by Student-Newman-Keuls multiple comparisons test (n = 6). Difference between groups was considered statistically significant when (*) P ≤ 0.05. (a) D group was compared with ND group