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Table 1 Effect of Irvingia gabonensis crude extract on body weight, body fat, waist and hip circumferences

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

  Treatment period (weeks)
   0 2 4
Weight (kg Active 105.10 ± 16.98 102.3 ± 17.06 101.01 ± 16.63
  Placebo 79.43 ± 9.83 79.43 ± 9.83 79.33 ± 10.63
  Active 46.11 ± 4.4848 46.5 ± 3.68 45.34 ± 3.52
Body fat (%) Placebo 40.58 ± 3.49 40.58 ± 3.9 40.3 ± 3.8
  Active 112.76 ± 20.5 109.7 ± 20.4 106.6 ± 20.79
Waist (cm) Placebo 81.1 ± 7.1 81,91 ± 7,91 81.25 ± 7.52
  Active 125.69 ± 11.34 122.92 ± 10.67 121.15 ± 10.39
Hip (cm) Placebo 122.2 ± 10.7 122.2 ± 10.7 121.5 ± 10.9