Table 6

Direct cardioprotective effect of garlic in Human

References

Preparation

Duration

Dose

Effect


Li et al., 2000 [137]

Garlicin

10 days

64 mg/day i.v. drip

↓ Unstable angina

Breithaupt-Grogler et al., 1997 [155]

Garlic powder

7 years

300 mg/day

↑ elastic property of blood vessels

Kiesewetter et al; 1993 [87]

Garlic powder

12 weeks

800 mg/day

↓ peripheral arterial occlusive disease

Kiesewetter et al., 1991 [78]

Garlic powder

4 weeks

800 mg/day

↓ plasma viscosity

Jung et al., 1991 [157]

Garlic powder

Single dose

900 mg/day

↓ plasma viscosity & ↑ skin perfusion

Kiesewetter et al; 1990 [156]

Garlic powder

Acute

↑ capillary perfusion


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