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Table 1 Values for the salivary secretory rates and activities for unstimulated and stimulated saliva flow (n = 54)

From: Anomalous association of salivary amylase secretion with the postprandial glycaemic response to starch

Saliva characteristics Unstimulated samples Stimulated samples
  Median (IQR) Median (IQR)
Salivary flow-rate (mL/min) 0.51 (0.34) 0.65 (0.39)
Salivary amylase activity (U/mL) 19.7 (20.6) 29.3 (29.3)
Salivary amylase secretory rate (U/min) 12.9 (12.4) 18.2 (12.4)