Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Pterostilbene on Metabolic Parameters: A Randomized, Double-Blind, and Placebo-Controlled Trial

Table 2

Body weight and additional lipid efficacy results.

OutcomeLDLD + GEHD
Effect (95% CI) valueEffect (95% CI) valueEffect (95% CI) value

BMI−0.27 (−0.74, 0.20) −0.19 (−0.64, 0.26) −0.26 (−0.70, 0.18)
TC18.10 (2.19, 34.00) 4.56 (−11.50, 20.63) 16.39 (0.49, 32.30) = 0.043
TG0.77 (−23.07, 24.61) −2.91 (−27.47, 21.65) 1.52 (−22.32, 25.35)

Compared to placebo.
Bold indicates significance.
BMI: body mass index (kg/m2); TC: total cholesterol (mg/dL); LDL: low-density lipoprotein (mg/dL); TG: triglycerides (mg/dL); HDL: high-density lipoprotein (mg/dL); LD: low dose; LD + Grape: low dose + grape combination; HD: high dose.