Effects of crude methanol extract (EAD), ethyl acetate fraction (EAF) on increasing in glucose plasmatic levels in normoglicemic rats. In A, B, and C the results of daily treatment in day 1, 3 and 5 with vehicle (control group), EAD (100 mg/kg), EAF (15 mg/kg), and metformin (MET, 300 mg/kg) in nomal rats. Results are expresses as mg/dL compared with vehicle (V) vs treated group. *P < 0.05, ***P < 0,0001, one-way ANOVA followed by Student-Newman-Keuls.
Formagio et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:14 doi:10.1186/1472-6882-13-14