Table 1: Effect of antioxidant minerals on glucose, insulin and insulin resistance in salt-induced hypertensive.

GroupGlucose (mmol/L)Insulin (μU/mL)HOMA-IR

I
II
III
IV
V
VI

HOMA-IR: Homeostasis Model Assessment-Insulin Resistance, I-normotensive control, II-hypertensive control, III-group treated with copper, IV-group treated with manganese, V-group treated with zinc, VI-group treated with all the minerals.
Values are expressed as Mean ± SD; . when compared with grp II, when compared with grp II, when compared with grp I, when compare with grp I by Dunnette’s multiple comparison test.