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Table 1 Body weight: effectiveness of treatments

From: The use of a Cissus quadrangularis/Irvingia gabonensis combination in the management of weight loss: a double-blind placebo-controlled study

  Body weight (mean kg) Weight change (%)
  Initial 4 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 4 Weeks-Initial 8 Weeks-Initial 10 Weeks-Initial
Placebo 98.05 ± 12.30 98.76 ± 8.20 96.74 ± 10.60 95.99 ± 15.20 0.72 -1.33 -2.10
CQ 98.92 ± 10.60 95.77 ± 12.32a 91.47 ± 8.69a 90.19 ± 7.60b -3.19 -7.53 -8.82
CQ-IG 99.79 ± 13.50 95.77 ± 7.40 90.91 ± 5.72b * 87.95 ± 3.17c ** -4.02 -8.90 -11.86
  1. ap < 0.05; bp < 0.001; cp < 0.0001 compared with Placebo
  2. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.001; ***p < 0.0001 compared with CQ
  3. p < 0.05; p < 0.001 compared with Initial; intra-group analysis