TABLE 2

Blood glucose levels during an intraperitoneal glucose tolerance test (IPGTT) with intraperitoneally administered dH-EX or saline, after an IVGTT with i3vt GLP-1 or saline, and after intravenously administered saline plus i3vt GLP-1 or saline

GLP-1SalinedH-EX
IPGTT (min)
    087 ± 390 ± 4
    15303 ± 22269 ± 28
    30281 ± 19248 ± 17
    45253 ± 16211 ± 17
    60228 ± 16185 ± 13
IVGTT (min)
    094 ± 496 ± 4
    2279 ± 20245 ± 29
    4241 ± 10224 ± 17
    10169 ± 16161 ± 17
    20122 ± 13115 ± 10
Intravenous saline (min)
    094 ± 792 ± 4
    289 ± 895 ± 4
    494 ± 793 ± 6
    1097 ± 1091 ± 6
    20107 ± 1291 ± 7
  • There were no statistical differences in glucose levels between intraperitoneal dH-EX and saline during the intraperitoneal glucose tolerance test or between i3vt GLP-1 versus saline with either intravenous glucose or saline.