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Table 2 Effect Irvingia gabonensis on systolic (SBP) and diastolic (DBP) blood pressure

From: The effect of Irvingia gabonensis seeds on body weight and blood lipids of obese subjects in Cameroon

  Treatment period (weeks)
   0 2 4
SBP (mmHg) Active 136.41 ± 19.57 132.66 ± 18.48* 132.83 ± 17.97*
  Placebo 134 ± 5.05 121.5 ± 5.89 123.83 ± 2.92
DBP (mmHg) Active 98.5 ± 19.52 97.5 ± 22.80 94.08 ± 11.07
  placebo 93.50 ± 10.31 93.83 ± 7.41 91.5 ± 6.53
  1. Values are means ± sem. Significant differences were at *P < 0.001 by comparison to the placebo group.