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Table 1 Food and water intake of rats fed with the composite feed and standards

From: Hepatotoxicity and biochemical evaluation of a novel breakfast food produced from the blend of fonio (Digitaria iburua Stapf) and pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millspaugh) in albino rats

Groups Food intake (g) Water intake (L)
  Weeks
1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4
Standard feed 120.32 116.43 131.64 114.32 1.95 1.94 2.01 2.28
100% fonio 140.67 205.54 217.78 508.78 1.96 2.03 2.19 2.41
80:20 fonio-pigeon pea 221.54 234.56 248.04 436.01 1.31 1.36 1.49 1.89
Corn flakes 390.04 304.74 515.73 673.41 1.96 2.08 2.17 2.20