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Table 3 The effects of O.integriolia 80% methanolic extract on Oral Glucose Tolerance Test in rats

From: Methanolic leaf exctract of Otostegia integrifolia Benth reduces blood glucose levels in diabetic, glucose loaded and normal rodents

Blood glucose levels (mg/dl)
Groups 0 h 0.5 h 1 h 2 h
TW80 86.11 ± 1.10 166.77 ± 3.037 148.22 ± 4.78 135.72 ± 3.02
GL5 87.00 ± 1.94 150.27 ± 4.40 73.16 ± 2.49a3b3c3 3d3 62.22 ± 2.35a3b2c3d3
OI 100 91.25 ± 2.27 182.16 ± 11.53 149.50 ± 9.86 d3 102.33 ± 4.01a1d3 e3
OI 200 92.08 ± 2.71 172.58 ± 19.03 108.83 ± 9.01a1b1c1 d3 85.33 ± 3.16a3c3 d3
OI 400 90.16 ± 1.70 183.25 ± 21.42 149.00 ± 14.32e3 157.91 ± 15.53f1
  1. Values are mean ± SEM. n = 6; acompared to TW80; bcompared to OI 100; ccompared to OI 400; dcompared to 30 min: ecompared to 30 min: fcompared to 1 h. 1p < 0.05; 2p < 0.01; 3p < 0.001. (TW80, control that received Tween80; GL5, positive control received glibenclamide 5 mg/kg: OI 100, extract 100 mg/kg; OI 200, extract 200 mg/kg; OI 400, extract 400 mg/kg).