Parameter               Control                Diabetic              Diabetic+EEAN
Day 0 Day 21 Day 0 Day 21 Day 0 Day 21
Blood glucose (mg/dl) 105 ± 16 119 ± 16 394 ± 63* 503 ± 52* 388 ± 65 259 ± 33*
% HbA1c 5.42 ± 0.65 5.24 ± 0.63 8.93 ± 0.54* 11.89 ± 0.8* 8.95 ± 0.35 8.19 ± 0.28*
Insulin (µg/lit) 3.69 ± 1.41 3.54 ± 1.28 0.55 ± 0.19* 0.58 ± 0.10* 0.37 ± 0.08 0.76 ± 0.09*
Urea (mg/dl) 58.93 ± 15.80 61.75 ± 20.12 99.46 ± 4.14* 98.21 ± 6.17* 92.32 ± 7.37 79.15 ± 6.71*
Uric acid (mg/dl) 0.83 ± 0.17 0.81 ± 0.19 0.98 ± 0.11 0.98 ± 0.07* 1.00 ± 0.13 0.88 ± 0.06
Creatinine (mg/dl) 0.17 ± 0.05 0.24 ± 0.07 1.26 ± 0.09** 2.02 ± 1.06** 1.31 ± 0.04 0.88 ± 0.20*
Values are given as mean ± SE for the group of seven animals each. *p<0.05
Diabetic rats were compared to control rats and EEAN treated rats were compared with diabetic rats at respective day point
Table 2: Effect of EEAN on plasma parameters of STZ-induced diabetic rats.