Table 5.

Blood lipid data measured at baseline and over the 21-day intervention

Baseline (SL)Day 3 (HA or SL)Day 5 (HA or SL)Day 10 (HA or SL)Day 21 (HA or SL)Change from Baseline,a %
Total cholesterol, mg/dl
ADQ135.4±8.4136.4±10.3131.9±9.4148.0±5.3*153.9±7.6*+13.7
DEF135.5±9.0148.8±11.4*149.6±10.6*144.7±9.6*147.4±10.4*+8.8
HYPO171.2±7.6163.4±6.2160.8±7.8*155.6±6.2*143.0±6.7*−16.5
Triglycerides, mg/dl
ADQ86.1±11.0109.6±16.7114.4±13.2*151.1±19.0*174.0±25.4*+102.1
DEF81.6±4.298.3±14.684.2±5.777.5±5.189.7±4.2+9.9
HYPO109.3±10.287.7±8.078.8±7.8*79.1±8.4*78.7±10.9*−28.0
  • Values are means ± SE. P < 0.05,

  • significant from HYPO,

  • significant from ADQ, and

  • * significant from SL baseline.

  • a Represents %change between baseline and day 21 even though day 21 may not yield the peak change value.