Table 1: Results on the bodyweight gain, food intake, water intake, and urine excretion in each experimental group.

GroupDose (g/kg/d)Bodyweight gain/(g)Water intake/(mL)Food intake/(g)Urine excretion/(mL)

CT
DM
DH treated0.12
AE treated0.05
2
WE treated0.05
2

Data are expressed as mean ± SD ( /group) and analyzed using ANOVA followed by Dunn’s test.
aStatistical significance compared with DM ; bstatistical significance compared with CT .
CT: control rats; DM: diabetic rats; DH: metformin; AE: alcohol extract; WE: water extract.