TREATMENT BLOOD GLUCOSE LEVELS AT VARYING TIMES (mmoles/L)
0hr 1hr 2hr 3hr 4hr 7hr 24hr
Control/Saline 5.16 ± 0.11b 5.22 ± 0.08c 5.18 ± 0.08b 5.22 ± 0.08cb 5.14 ± 0.09 b 5.18 ± 0.08 b 5.10 ± 0.10c
Diabetic/Saline 14.92 ± 4.99a 16.98 ± 5.25a 18.80 ± 4.63a 20.50 ± 4.01a 22.44 ± 3.41a 24.88 ± 2.41a 26.14 ± 2.27a
Diabetic/Glen 14.66 ± 3.03a 9.82 ± 2.06bc 7.38 ± 1.88 b 5.96 ± 0.93cb 5.28 ± 0.79 b 4.80 ± 0.37 b 8.42 ± 1.93 b
25(mg/kgbw) 12.96 ± 3.59a 12.44 ± 4.84ba 9.14 ± 2.37 b 6.52 ± 1.45cb 5.02 ± 0.88 b 4.80 ± 0.86 b 10.04 ± 1.62 b
48.4(mg/kgbw) 10.64 ± 2.57ba 9.72 ± 5.36bc 7.12 ± 1.99 b 5.76 ± 1.36cb 5.08 ± 1.38 b 4.44 ± 1.67 b 8.88 ± 2.08 b
93.5(mg/kgbw) 12.42 ± 1.18a 8.18 ± 1.11bc 7.32 ± 0.75 b 6.24 ± 0.65cb 4.98 ± 0.25 b 5.98 ± 1.35 b 9.64 ± 1.17 b
180.9(mg/kgbw) 9.14 ± 1.11ba 6.78 ± 1.70bc 5.32 ± 1.19b 4.20 ± 1.11c 4.44 ± 0.90b 4.68 ± 0.83b 7.76 ± 1.23cb
350(mg/kgbw) 12.72 ± 3.47a 9.66 ± 2.74bc 8.74 ± 1.95 b 8.18 ± 2.03b 7.94 ± 1.26 b 6.62 ± 0.69 b 9.90 ± 1.27 b
Table 2: Effects of orally administered aqueous leaf extracts of Croton macrostachyus on blood glucose levels in alloxan induced diabetic mice.