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Table 3 Effect of crude hydroalcoholic leaves extract of I. spicata on BGL of rats loaded with oral glucose

From: Effect of hydroalcoholic leaves extract of Indigofera spicata Forssk. on blood glucose level of normal, glucose loaded and diabetic rodents

Group Blood glucose level(mg/dl)
  0 30 min 60 min 120 min
2 % TW-80 119.67 ± 5.43 127.17 ± 5.24 123.17 ± 3.32 106.83 ± 5.19
5 mg/kg GC 123.00 ± 5.18 125.83 ± 9.13 85.83 ± 6.26©* 76.50 ± 5.45©**
100 mg/kg ISP 113.50 ± 6.02 129.17 ± 7.99 111.83 ± 8.39 103.17 ± 8.65
200 mg/kg ISP 116.17 ± 5.52 124.50 ± 7.24 109.17 ± 9.11 101.33 ± 6.31
400 mg/kg ISP 124.50 ± 2.91 127.17 ± 3.97 113.17 ± 4.45 96.67 ± 4.29**
  1. Values are mean ± S.E, n = 6. ISP = Indigofera spicata. GC = glibeneclamide. TW-80 = tween-80. * = Intra-group comparison with fasting blood glucose level (t = 0 h) with p < 0.05 and ** for p < 0.001. © = comparison with the negative controls for p < 0.05 and ©© for p < 0.001