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Table 2 Food and water intakes in rats receiving subsequently SOPO + S and aqueous extract of sclerocarya birrea during three weeks

From: Oxidised palm oil and sucrose induced hyperglycemia in normal rats: effects of Sclerocarya birrea stem barks aqueous extract

Treatment Food intake (g/rat/day)   Water intake (mL/rat/day)  
  Initial (W16) Final (W19) Initial (W16) Final (W19)
Standard diet 37.08 ± 1.86 43.63 ± 1.42 20.02 ± 0.67 22.95 ± 0.74
SOPO + S 45.72 ± 0.82 49.73 ± 0.65a 22.42 ± 0.43 24.43 ± 0.65
SOPO + S + Glibenclamide 10 mg/kg 40.47 ± 0.89 37.51 ± 1.13*** 27.48 ± 0.60 23.16 ± 0.70
SOPO + S + Extract 150 mg/kg 40.92 ± 0.77 35.79 ± 0.58*** 27.71 ± 0.52 24.16 ± 0.33
SOPO+ Extract 300 mg/kg 42.02 ± 1.08 38.64 ± 0.89*** 24.23 ± 0.62 22.67 ± 0.52
  1. Each value represents mean ± SEM, n = 5. a p < 0.05, vs. Standard diet, ***p < 0.001 vs. SOPO + S. SOPO + S: supplement in oxidised palm oil and sucrose
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