Table 3

Effects of Rimonabant with dietary intervention on daily micronutrient intake before and after intervention (n = 18) (Mean ± SD)
Variable Baseline 6 months Reference Nutrient Intakes (RNI)
Calcium (mg) 940 ± 439 725 ± 272 700
Iron (mg) 14 ± 5 11 ± 4 8.7
Females < 50 yrs 14.8
Vitamin E (mg) 8.8 ± 5 5.9 ± 3 * No RNI
Folate (μg) 431 ± 324 292 ± 103 * 200
Vitamin A (μg) 3075 ± 3610 3688 ± 2955 Males 700
Females 600
Vitamin C (mg) 299 ± 704 135 ± 121 40
Sodium (mg) 3793 ± 1487 2544 ± 866 ** 1600-2400
Potassium (mg) 4307 ± 3299 2874 ± 944 * 3500

*p < 0.05 in comparison to baseline.

**p < 0.01 in comparison to baseline.

Heppenstall et al.

Heppenstall et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:50   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-50

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