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Table 2 Effects of FSP supplementation on anthropometrics, blood pressure, clinical variables, oxidative stress, and inflammation (Mean values and standard error).

From: Freeze-dried strawberry powder improves lipid profile and lipid peroxidation in women with metabolic syndrome: baseline and post intervention effects

Variables Baseline Post-intervention (4 weeks)
  (n 16)   (n 16)  
  Mean SE Mean SE
Body weight (kg) 102.0 5.6 102.6 5.7
BMI 38.6 2.3 38.78 2.3
Waist circumference (inches) 43.0 1.5 44.0 1.5
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 135.0 3.3 134.5 3.5
Diastolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 88.0 2.6 87.5 2.5
Glucose (mmol/L) 5.22 0.2 5.18 0.1
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 5.32 0.2 5.05 0.16*
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.7 0.16 1.8 0.18
LDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) 3.2 0.17 3.0 0.12*
HDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) 1.24 0.05 1.22 0.04
VLDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) 1.0 0.2 0.83 0.08
Oxidized LDL (U/L) 118.0 7.5 109.0 7.3
MDA & HNE (μM) 1.4 0.04 1.2 0.03*
hsCRP (mg/L) 9.5 0.5 9.3 0.5
Adiponectin (μg/mL) 9.7 1.0 11.2 1.3
  1. FSP-freeze-dried strawberry powder; *significantly different from baseline (p < 0.05)