Table 2

Composition of the intervention products
Intervention E. guineensis Ficus Placebo
Part of Plant Used Leaves Leaves ------
Active Ingredients Oil palm leaf extract Ficus deltoidea extract ------
Extraction Solvent 50% ethanol, Extraction ratio 10:1 Water Extraction ratio 10:1 ------
Inactive Ingredients Microcrystalline cellulose (100 mg) Microcrystalline cellulose (100 mg) Microcrystalline cellulose (280 mg)

Intervention capsules were prepared by Biotropics Malaysia Berhad.

Kalman et al.

Kalman et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:36   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-36

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