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Table 5 Hypoglycemic effect of garlic in Human

From: Effect of garlic on cardiovascular disorders: a review

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