Table 2: Effect of MREt of R. serpentina on body weights of mice.

Groups
Treatments
Body weight (gm) Weight change (%)
Initial weight
at 0 day
Final weight at 14 day

Group I Distilled water (1 mL/ kg) 28.25 ± 0.85 31.25 ± 0.85 +10.68 ± 1.49
Group IIAlloxan treated (150 mg/kg)29.25 ± 1.6 26 ± 1.41 −11.08 ± 1.48
Group III 0.05% DMSO (1 mL/kg) 29.5 ± 0.87 26.75 ± 0.63 −9.25 ± 0.62
Group IV Glibenclamide (5 mg/kg)29.5 ± 0.532 ± 0.71+8.45 ± 0.8
Group VMREt (10 mg/kg) 30.75 ± 1.3129 ± 1.22−5.69 ± 0.7
Group VIMREt (30 mg/kg)28.50 ± 1.5526.75 ± 1.65−6.25 ± 1.0
Group VIIMREt (60 mg/kg)27.50 ± 1.526.75 ± 1.89−2.94 ± 2.3

Values are expressed as mean ± SEM ( ). * , ** , and **** , when compared with respective group II (a) and III (b). Negative (−)/positive (+) signs represent loss/gain in weights of mice at 14th day.