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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics, anthropometric and hemodynamic data for 22 men and women assigned to Glavonoid™ or placebo for eight weeks.

From: A dual investigation of the effect of dietary supplementation with licorice flavonoid oil on anthropometric and biochemical markers of health and adiposity

Variable Glavonoid™ Pre
(n = 11)
Glavonoid™ Post
(n = 11)
Placebo
Pre
(n = 11)
Placebo
Post
(n = 11)
Compliance to Treatment (%) NA 94.8 ± 1.4 NA 97.0 ± 1.2
Age (years) 28.4 ± 2.8 28.4 ± 2.8 25.7 ± 1.8 25.7 ± 1.8
Height (cm) 173.9 ± 3.5 173.9 ± 3.5 175.4 ± 2.8 175.4 ± 2.8
Body Weight (kg) 88.7 ± 4.0 88.6 ± 3.7 92.3 ± 2.9 92.0 ± 3.0
BMI (kg·m-2) 29.4 ± 1.3 29.4 ± 1.2 30.2 ± 1.2 30.1 ± 1.3
Waist (cm) 88.5 ± 3.2 88.9 ± 3.0 90.7 ± 2.0 90.9 ± 2.1
Hip (cm) 113.8 ± 2.3 114.2 ± 2.3 114.6 ± 2.3 113.7 ± 2.2
Waist:Hip 0.78 ± 0.02 0.78 ± 0.02 0.79 ± 0.02 0.80 ± 0.02
DEXA Total Body Fat (%) 33.0 ± 2.9 32.7 ± 3.2 32.1 ± 2.1 32.2 ± 2.1
DEXA Trunk Body Fat (%) 34.1 ± 2.7 34.0 ± 3.2 32.8 ± 2.4 32.5 ± 2.2
Total Fat Mass (kg) 29.1 ± 2.8 28.8 ± 2.9 29.8 ± 2.4 29.7 ± 2.4
Total Fat Free Mass (kg) 59.7 ± 3.9 59.8 ± 3.9 62.5 ± 2.5 62.2 ± 2.5
Skinfold Thickness (mm) 228.7 ± 19.0 221.0 ± 16.6 231.6 ± 11.1 217.9 ± 13.2
Heart Rate (bpm) 64.8 ± 3.1 63.9 ± 2.2 66.4 ± 1.8 68.1 ± 2.7
Systolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 114.7 ± 3.4 114.4 ± 2.8 108.9 ± 3.4 111.8 ± 2.4
Diastolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 75.1 ± 3.2 74.9 ± 3.0 70.3 ± 2.1 73.3 ± 2.5
  1. Values are mean ± SEM.
  2. No condition × pre/post intervention interaction effects noted (p > 0.05).
  3. No condition effects noted (p > 0.05).
  4. No pre/post intervention effects noted (p > 0.05).