Table 3

Changes in blood chemistries in 126 subjects with study groups AlgaeCal 1and 2 Combined

Chemistry

Normal Range

Baseline Mean

Ending Mean

Change

P-Values


TRIGLYCERIDES

<150 mg/dL

111.4

114.7

3.26

0.395

CHOLESTEROL, TOTAL

125-200 mg/dL

193.3

196.7

3.38

0.171

HDL CHOLESTEROL

> or = 40 mg/dL

58.2

58.8

0.59

0.388

LDL CHOLESTEROL

<130 mg/dL

112.8

114.9

2.13

0.354

CHOL/HDLC RATIO

< or = 5.0

3.5

3.6

0.02

0.705

GLUCOSE

65-95 mg/dL

96.9

95.8

-1.12

0.558

UREA NITROGEN (BUN)

7-25 mg/dl

14.4

14.8

0.44

0.163

CREATININE

0.50-1.20 mg/dL

0.86

0.88

0.02

0.002

BUN/CREATININE RATIO

6-22

17.1

17.1

-0.05

0.896

SODIUM

135-146 mmol/L

140.0

140.2

0.13

0.476

POTASSIUM

3.5-5.3 mmol/L

4.3

4.4

0.02

0.502

CHLORIDE

98-110 mmol/L

105.0

104.7

-0.29

0.001

CARBON DIOXIDE

21-33 mmol/L

24.4

25.1

0.79

0.132

CALCIUM

8.6-10.2 mg/dL

9.38

9.53

0.15

0.000

PROTEIN, TOTAL

6.2-8.3 g/dL

7.0

7.0

-0.02

0.586

ALBUMIN

3.6-5.1 g/dL

4.3

4.3

0.02

0.311

GLOBULIN

2.2-3.9 g/dL

2.7

2.7

-0.04

0.080

ALBUMIN/GLOBULIN RATIO

1.0-2.1 mg/dL

1.6

1.7

0.03

0.032

BILIRUBIN, TOTAL

0.2-1.2 mg/dL

0.6

0.6

-0.02

0.392

ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE

33-115 U/L

68.7

69.3

0.64

0.629

AST

10-35 U/L

20.7

18.5

-2.21

0.005

ALT

6-40 U/L

20.4

18.8

-1.61

0.163

WHITE BLOOD CELL COUNT

3.8-10.8 Thousand/uL

5.9

5.9

0.08

0.475

RED BLOOD CELL COUNT

3.80-5.10 Million/uL

4.5

4.5

-0.01

0.706

HEMOBLOBIN

11.7-15.5 g/dL

13.6

13.6

0.01

0.719

HEMATOCRIT

35.0-45.0%

40.4

40.5

0.11

0.467

MCV

80.0-100.0 fL

90.5

90.9

0.39

0.024

MCH

27.0-33.0 pg

33.7

33.6

-0.07

0.254

MCHC

32.0-36.0 g/dL

30.5

30.6

0.06

0.266

RDW

11.0-15.0%

13.8

13.7

-0.11

0.106

PLATELET COUNT

140-400 Thousand/uL

249.4

247.4

-2.05

0.339

ABSOLUTE NEUTROPHILS

1500-7800 cells/uL

3,460

3,534

74.0

0.442

ABSOLUTE LYMPHOCYTES

850-3900 cells/uL

1,858

1,821

-37.0

0.231

ABSOLUTE MONOCYTES

200-950 cells/uL

373.6

390.3

16.8

0.050

ABSOLUTE EOSINOPHILS

15-500 cells/uL

146.8

168.8

22.0

0.014

ABSOLUTE BASOPHILS

0-200 cells/uL

25.5

25.9

0.35

0.795

NEUTROPHILS

55-70%

58.0%

58.5%

0.01

0.482

LYMPHOCYTES

20-40%

32.3%

31.5%

-0.01

0.119

MONOCYTES

2-8%

6.7%

6.8%

0.00

0.498

EOSINOPHILS

1-4%

2.6%

2.9%

0.00

0.033

BASOPHILS

0.5-1.0%

0.5%

0.4%

0.00

0.678

TSH W/REFLEX TO FT4

0.40-4.50 mIU/L

5.9

9.0

3.10

0.175

CARDIO CRP*

3.9

4.8

0.90

0.868


* <1.0 = Low Cardiovascular Risk, 1.0-3.0 = Average Risk, 3.1-10.0 High Risk, > 10.0 = Repeat test

Michalek et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:32   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-32

Open Data