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Table 3 Effect of CAJ and APE supplementation for 21 days on blood glucose levels in experimental animals

From: Protective effects of Egyptian cloudy apple juice and apple peel extract on lipid peroxidation, antioxidant enzymes and inflammatory status in diabetic rat pancreas

Groups Blood glucose (mg/dl)  
  0 day 3 days after STZ First week Second week Third week
Normal control (NC) 84.23 ± 9.24   89.45 ± 8.12** 89.57 ± 13.99** 81.53 ± 8.62**
Diabetic control (DC) 85.07 ± 5.90 339.01 ± 7.36 374.67 ± 9.87* 408.25 ± 10.50* 432.14 ± 10.31*
Diabetic + CAJ (15 ml/kg) 82.67 ± 8.19 355.77 ± 12.33 134.83 ± 8.19** 99.40 ± 14.33** 87.87 ± 9.64**
Diabetic + APE (1 g/kg) 81.57 ± 8.75 399.23 ± 14.92 90.67 ± 14.30** 88.0 ± 5.23** 105.72 ± 36.10**
  1. The data are expressed as mean ± S.D. of 8 rats in each group
  2. Average in the same column having different superscripts (*, **) indicate significant differences between the values (P <0.05)