Table 2.

Changes in serum laboratory data and ACF number in the metformin group between baseline and 1 mo of treatment

Before*After*P
Blood glucose (mg/dL)104.8 ± 14.5101.3 ± 13.4NS
HbA1c (%)5.8 ± 1.015.7 ± 0.82NS
HOMA-IR1.21 ± 1.131.20 ± 0.586NS
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)179.2 ± 63.8179.0 ± 66.2NS
Triglyceride (mg/dL)112.5 ± 29.8107.0 ± 41.2NS
ACF (mean number per patient)8.78 ± 6.455.11 ± 4.990.007

Abbreviations: NS, nonsignificant; HbA1c, hemoglobin A1c.

  • *Data are expressed as mean ± SD.