Group Dose (mg/kg bw) Average body weight (g)
Day 1 Day 7 Day 14 Change in bw (%)
NC Normal saline 180.34 ±4.41 196.14 ±3.65 210.63 ±5.31 16.79
DC 120.0 mg/kg bw 186.34 ±6.52 181.56 ±3.82 176.71 ±4.69 -5.16
STD 0.5 mg/kg bw 183.43 ±5.54 213.13 ±3.61 218.34 ±5.02 19.03
CF-17 400 mg/kg bw 175.65 ±4.09 191.39 ±5.04 204.67 ±3.19 16.52
CF-20 400 mg/kg bw 178.08 ±6.26 189.78 ±4.19 200.23 ±5.78 12.43
*Repeated the each experiment thrice Note: NC: Normal control, DC: Diabetic control, STD: Standard drug, CF-17: Column fraction-17, CF-20: Column fraction-20 and bw: Body weight
Table 1: Effect of column fractions of Loranthus micranthus extract on average body weight of diabetic induced rats.