Table 4

Blood pressure lowering effect in Human

References

Preparation

Duration

Dose

Effect


Ziaei et al., 2001 [26]

Garlic tablet (Garlet)

3 months

800 mg/day

↓ hypertension

Qidwai, 2000 [115]

Garlic in diet

Chronic intake

134 gm/month

↓ SBP

McCrindle et al., 1998 [31]

Kwai

8 weeks

900 mg/day

No changes

Steiner et al., 1996 [116]

Aged garlic extract

6 months

7.2 gm/day

↓ SBP & DBP

Simons et al., 1995 [34]

Kwai

12 weeks

900 mg/day

No changes

Jain et al., 1993 [117]

Kwai

12 weeks

900 mg/day

No changes

Mcmahan & Vargas, 1993 [118]

Garlic powder

Acute

2400 mg

↓ BP

Kiesewetter et al., 1991 [78]

Garlic powder

4 weeks

800 mg/day

↓ DBP

Auer et al., 1990 [119]

Kwai

12 weeks

600 mg/day

↓ SBP & DBP

Zimmerman et al., 1990 [120]

Kwai

3 weeks

900 mg/day

No changes

Vorberg et al., 1990 [121]

Kwai

16 weeks

900 mg/kg

↓ SBP & DBP

Piotrowski, 1948 [108]

Alcoholic extract of garlic

1 week

0.6–1.2 gm/day

↓ SBP


Banerjee and Maulik Nutrition Journal 2002 1:4   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-1-4

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