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Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2013; 21(3): 187-192


Effect of Camel Milk’s Supplementation on Serum Glucose Levels, Lipid Profile and Body Weight of Alloxan-Induced Diabetic Rats

S.A. Isa, K.G. Ibrahim and I. Abubakar.

Abstract
Cases of diabetes are on the rise in almost every population and epidemiological studies suggest that without proper prevention and control measures, prevalence of the disease will continue to increase globally. The aim of the current study was to investigate the effect of camel milk supplementation on serum glucose, lipid profile and body weight of alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Rats were rendered diabetic by intravenous injection of alloxan (80mg/kg body weight). Diabetic rats showed significantly higer blood glucose levels (9.68±1.36 mmol/L). Treatment with camel milk significantly decreases blood glucose levels (5.33±0.46) p

Key words: Camel Milk, Serum glucose, Lipid profile, Diabetes



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