Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Tinospora crispa Ameliorates Insulin Resistance Induced by High Fat Diet in Wistar Rats

Table 1

Effect of T. crispa on body weight (BW), calories (kJ), and energy efficiency.

Parameter groupsPercent body weight (%, BW)Total food intake (g)Calories (kJ)Energy efficiency

Normal control (NC)35.63 ± 1.792082.30 ± 18.6027.81 ± 4.210.029 ± 0.0004
High fat diet (HFD)47.57 ± 1.282202.21 ± 23.3027.17 ± 7.470.023 ± 0.0010
High fat diet + T. crispa (HFDTC)41.14 ± 1.40*2211.82 ± 16.5127.59 ± 8.720.028 ± 0.0005*
High fat diet + orlistat (HFDO)40.26 ± 1.06*2103.00 ± 19.2426.90 ± 3.620.024 ± 0.0003

Means ± SEM with “*” in the same column are significant at compared to HFD group using one-way ANOVA test. = 5 rats/group.

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