Table 1: Fasting blood glucose of diabetic and nondiabetic rats (mg/dL).

Week 0Week 1Week 2Week 3PC (%)

Group 1 −7.67 (increase)
Group 2 b b b b−20.34 (increase)
Group 3 c b b b−11.36 (increase)
Group 4 a b b b58.75 (decrease)
Group 5 b b a ab38.13 (decrease)

Values are given as mean ± SD. ; a versus diabetic control; b in comparison with normal control within the groups (column); PC: percentage change in fasting blood glucose.