Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

The Effects of Morus alba and Acacia catechu on Quality of Life and Overall Function in Adults with Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Table 1

Baseline characteristics of subjects.

ProductUP1306Glucosamine and chondroitin combinationPlacebo value

434441
Age years60.4 ± 9.1 (43)57.4 ± 8.1 (44)57.1 ± 8.6 (41)0.147
61 (41–75)57.5 (39–70)59 (38–75)
Gender
Female32 (74%)29 (66%)33 (80%)0.318
Male11 (26%)15 (34%)8 (20%)
Total43 (100%)44 (100%)41 (100%)
Ethnicity
Hispanic42 (98%)44 (100%)40 (98%)0.545
Non-Hispanic1 (2%)0 (0%)1 (2%)
Total43 (100%)44 (100%)41 (100%)
Race
Afr_Amer5 (12%)4 (9%)4 (10%)0.936
Caucasian38 (88%)40 (91%)37 (90%)
Total43 (100%)44 (100%)41 (100%)
Height cm161.9 ± 8.3 (43)163.7 ± 8.5 (44)161.7 ± 7.5 (41)0.479
160.1 (145–183)164 (141–186)162 (146.9–177.8)
Weight kg74.7 ± 13.7 (43)78.6 ± 12.3 (44)75.4 ± 11.9 (41)0.315
74.5 (46.6–106)77.9 (51.7–108.2)74.5 (53.2–97.1)
BMI kg/m228.4 ± 3.8 (43)29.3 ± 3.5 (44)28.8 ± 4.0 (41)0.527
27.9 (20.4–34.8)30.1 (21.6–34.9)29.4 (20.9–34.9)
Kellgren-Lawrence rating2.14 ± 0.80 (43)2.00 ± 0.89 (44)1.83 ± 0.86 (41)0.253
2 (1–3)2 (1–3)2 (1–3)

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