Table 3

Postprandial insulinemic index (GII) in healthy subjects after the ingestion of OGTT with a placebo capsules (Reference) or the OGTT with C. longa capsules.

GI (%)


Time

Reference

C. longa


0-90 min

100

136.4 ± 13.8*

0-120 min

100

130.0 ± 16.3


All values are means ± SEM, n = 14. Significant differences in GIIs were evaluated with the Wilcoxon signed rank sum test. * = Significant difference between the responses to the OGTT with and without C. longa, P < 0.05.

Wickenberg et al. Nutrition Journal 2010 9:43   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-9-43

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