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Table 1 Effect of F. deltoidea and vitexin on fasting blood glucose level (mmol/L) in STZ-induced diabetic rats

From: Changes in pancreatic histology, insulin secretion and oxidative status in diabetic rats following treatment with Ficus deltoidea and vitexin

Weeks Fasting blood glucose (mmol/L) ± SD
NC DC DMET DFD DV
0 4.80 ± 0.30ab,x 20.00 ± 3.24a,y 29.30 ± 3.70d,z 27.87 ± 6.03a,z 30.43 ± 4.07e,z
1 4.70 ± 0.20ab,x 25.27 ± 2.86b,y 26.83 ± 0.49cd,y 27.47 ± 5.23a,y 27.83 ± 0.40de,y
2 4.83 ± 0.15ab,x 26.77 ± 1.27b,y 26.10 ± 0.35bcd,y 23.00 ± 2.86ab,y 25.07 ± 3.27cd,y
3 4.87 ± 0.59ab,x 28.27 ± 3.53b,y 23.87 ± 5.46abcd,y 21.97 ± 2.59ab,y 24.20 ± 3.65cd,y
4 5.77 ± 0.42b,x 29.47 ± 4.32b,z 24.60 ± 5.10bcd,yz 20.33 ± 2.30ab,y 25.37 ± 2.03cd,yz
5 5.37 ± 0.81ab,x 27.43 ± 2.67b,z 20.20 ± 2.51abc,y 19.60 ± 1.71ab,y 23.10 ± 3.65cd,yz
6 5.33 ± 0.35ab,x 30.50 ± 0.95b,z 17.80 ± 4.25a,y 18.50 ± 7.63ab,y 21.90 ± 2.40bc,y
7 4.67 ± 0.96a,x 26.43 ± 0.51b,z 17.53 ± 2.20a,y 16.70 ± 6.56a,y 17.83 ± 0.29ab,y
8 4.93 ± 0.21ab,x 30.13 ± 2.63b,z 19.83 ± 3.75ab,y 17.27 ± 4.97a,y 15.87 ± 2.01a,y
  1. Values are mean ± 1 SD for six rats in each group. Values with different superscriptsa,b,c,d in a column differed significant at p < 0.05 due to time effects. Values with different superscriptsx,y,z in a row differed significant at p < 0.05 due to treatment effects