Groups

Body weight (in grams)

Initial Final
230.33 ± 4.08
% difference
NC 222.00 ± 2.44 3.75 ↑
DC 216.00 ± 2.28 171.83 ± 5.84### 23.96 ↓
Std 225.00 ± 4.73 233.16 ± 4.16*** 3.62 ↑
AP 250 eth 221.50 ± 2.86 227.66 ± 3.44*** 2.78 ↑
AP 500 eth 222.30 ± 1.40 233.50 ± 4.23*** 5.03 ↑
AP 250aq 224.33 ± 2.30 231.83 ± 3.76*** 3.34 ↑
AP 500 aq 223.33 ± 1.89 233.83 ± 4.16*** 4.70 ↑
Values are expressed as Mean ± SD
NC: Normal Control; DC: Diabetic Control; Std: Standard Drug; AP: Adiantum philippense; aq: Aqueous; eth: Ethanolic Extract
###P<0.001(compared with normal control)
***P<0.001(compared with diabetic control)
Table 1: Effect of AP on the body weight of the diabetic animals.