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Research Article

Safety and Efficacy of the C-117 Formula for Vulnerable Carotid Artery Plaques (Spchim): A Randomized Double-Blind Controlled Pilot Study

Table 4

Blood lipid levels of the two groups who had taken Lipitor.

C-117 formula group (n=48) Placebo group (n=46) Z/TP

Lipid levels
Triglyceride (mmol/L)

Before treatment1.33 ± 0.571.57 ± 0.89
After treatment1.27 ± 0.581.30 ± 0.61-0.9830.329

Total cholesterol (mmol/L)

Before treatment5.02 ± 0.914.98 ± 0.86
After treatment4.65 ± 1.024.87 ± 0.95-0.3090.757

Low-density lipoprotein (mmol/L)

Before treatment3.06 ± 0.793.11 ± 0.80
After treatment2.89 ± 0.863.23 ± 0.81-1.8260.720

M, mean ± standard deviation. P is the P value of the FAS dataset;
P<0.05 vs. before treatment.

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