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Table 8 Effect of EGML or GCE on plasma adipocytokines in overweight subjects

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

  Placebo GCE EGML
  Before After Before After Before After
Adiponectin ( μg/ml) 72.64 ± 4.66 72.05 ± 4.91 58.91 ± 4.45 71.25 ± 4.81 71.41 ± 5.25 69.97 ± 6.30
Adipsin ( μg/ml) 0.52 ± 0.04 0.50 ± 0.04 0.53 ± 0.03 0.43 ± 0.03* 0.56 ± 0.03 0.45 ± 0.03**
Leptin ( μg/ml) 12.64 ± 1.69 18.80 ± 2.31* 14.70 ± 1.77 14.35 ± 1.73 19.16 ± 4.81 17.89 ± 4.74
Resistin ( μg/ml) 4.42 ± 0.31 5.65 ± 0.63 4.82 ± 0.34 4.79 ± 0.48 4.31 ± 0.25 4.88 ± 0.38
TNF-α (pg/ml) 6.92 ± 0.44 7.87 ± 0.52 7.68 ± 0.55 7.26 ± 0.57 7.93 ± 0.70 7.30 ± 0.52
IL-6 (pg/ml) 9.50 ± 0.90 9.57 ± 0.81 9.07 ± 0.47 9.29 ± 0.67 8.91 ± 0.57 9.93 ± 0.55
  1. Values are mean ± S.E.; *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001: Data are compared before and after 10 weeks by Students' t-test. abMeans not sharing same letter are significantly different after 10 weeks between groups at p < 0.05 by one-way ANOVA. GCE, Garcinia cambogia extract; EGML, Extract of Glycine max leaves.