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Table 4 Blood pressure lowering effect in Human

From: Effect of garlic on cardiovascular disorders: a review

References Preparation Duration Dose Effect
Ziaei et al., 2001 [26] Garlic tablet (Garlet) 3 months 800 mg/day ↓ hypertension
Qidwai, 2000 [115] Garlic in diet Chronic intake 134 gm/month ↓ SBP
McCrindle et al., 1998 [31] Kwai 8 weeks 900 mg/day No changes
Steiner et al., 1996 [116] Aged garlic extract 6 months 7.2 gm/day ↓ SBP & DBP
Simons et al., 1995 [34] Kwai 12 weeks 900 mg/day No changes
Jain et al., 1993 [117] Kwai 12 weeks 900 mg/day No changes
Mcmahan & Vargas, 1993 [118] Garlic powder Acute 2400 mg ↓ BP
Kiesewetter et al., 1991 [78] Garlic powder 4 weeks 800 mg/day ↓ DBP
Auer et al., 1990 [119] Kwai 12 weeks 600 mg/day ↓ SBP & DBP
Zimmerman et al., 1990 [120] Kwai 3 weeks 900 mg/day No changes
Vorberg et al., 1990 [121] Kwai 16 weeks 900 mg/kg ↓ SBP & DBP
Piotrowski, 1948 [108] Alcoholic extract of garlic 1 week 0.6–1.2 gm/day ↓ SBP