Table 5

Hypoglycemic effect of garlic in Human

References

Preparation

Duration

Dose

Effect


Zhang et al., 2001 [135]

Garlic oil & Allicin

11 weeks

8.2 mg/day 7.8 mg/day

↓ blood glucose

Li et al., 2000 [137]

Garlicin

10 days

64 mg/day i.v. drip

↓ blood glucose

Bordia et al., 1998 [57]

Ethyl acetate extract

3 months

Eq to 1 gm raw garlic/day

No change

Ali & Thomson, 1995 [136]

Fresh garlic

16 weeks

3 gm/day

No change

Jain et al., 1993 [117]

Garlic powder

12 weeks

900 mg/day

No change

Kiesewetter et al., 1991 [78]

Garlic powder

4 weeks

800 mg/day

↓ blood glucose


Banerjee and Maulik Nutrition Journal 2002 1:4   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-1-4

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