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Table 4 Effect of EGML or GCE on body composition in overweight subjects

From: Does Glycine max leaves or Garcinia Cambogiapromote weight-loss or lower plasma cholesterol in overweight individuals: a randomized control trial

Groups Placebo GCE EGML
  Before After Δ Before After Δ Before After Δ
Weight (kg) 74.03 ± 3.03 74.71 ± 3.06 0.68 ± 0.34 71.09 ± 2.06 71.73 ± 2.1 0.65 ± 0.43 72.34 ± 1.92 72.16 ± 1.97 -0.18 ± 0.30
BMI (kg/m2) 25.53 ± 0.43 25.77 ± 0.45 0.24 ± 0.11 25.29 ± 0.36 25.53 ± 0.40 0.24 ± 0.15 25.25 ± 0.37 25.49 ± 0.39 0.24 ± 0.11
WHR 0.85 ± 0.01 0.86 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01 0.83 ± 0.01 0.84 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01 0.85 ± 0.01 0.84 ± 0.01 -0.01 ± 0.01
BFP (%) 25.97 ± 1.68 27.36 ± 1.48 1.39 ± 0.42 a 27.07 ± 0.76 27.74 ± 0.08 0.67 ± 0.22 b 27.81 ± 0.93 27.65 ± 1.01 -0.16 ± 0.24 b
Internal fat (kg) 2.45 ± 0.22 2.70 ± 0.23 0.25 ± 0.07 a 2.42 ± 0.11 2.56 ± 0.12 0.14 ± 0.04 b 2.54 ± 0.09 2.52 ± 0.10 -0.02 ± 0.04 b
  1. Values are mean ± S.E.; GCE, Garcinia cambogia extract; EGML, Extract of Glycine max leaves; WHR(Waist to Hip Ratio) = Waist/Hip, BFP, Body fat percentage; Δ: After-Before; abMeans in the same row not sharing a common superscript are significantly different among groups at p < 0.05 by one-way ANOVA;