Table 2: Fasting blood sugar (FBS) and mean 2-hr postprandial blood sugar at start and throughout treatment (mg/dL).

ParameterMetformin groupInsulin group value

Mean fasting (FBS) (mg/dL) at starting of treatment 136.09 ± 39.85137.56 ± 41.100.869
Mean 2-hr postprandial blood sugar at starting of treatment198.32 ± 214.67196.52 ± 15.450.451
Mean fasting (FBS) (mg/dL) throughout treatment 93.25 ± 13.794.33 ± 11.10.953
Mean 2-hr postprandial blood sugar throughout treatment116.52 ± 3.53117.12 ± 3.450.158