Table 9: Comparison of LDL-c levels (mmol/L) between pre- and postplacebo intake.

Group (No)Preplacebo intake*Postplacebo intake**

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B ( )

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*Preplacebo intake: Group A completed HFC treatment for the first four weeks and started the placebo intake.
**Postplacebo intake: Group A completed the placebo intake for the second four weeks; Group B completed the placebo intake for the first four weeks.