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Table 5 Effects of lysine supplementation on the BP of hypertensive participants enrolled in the study

From: Effect of lysine supplementation on hypertensive men and women in selected peri-urban community in Ghana

  Lysine1 p-value Control1 p-value
Baseline Posttest Change Baseline Posttest Change
Men
 n3 19 19 19   19 19 19  
 Systolic (mmHg) 146.11 ± 11.932 128.95 ± 10.44 7.16 ± 12.65* 0.02 145.79 ± 12.56 142.79 ± 11.07 3.00 ± 12.87 0.32
Women
 n3 8 8 8   13 13 13  
 Systolic (mmHg) 144.12 ± 10.41 132.38 ± 10.69 5.75 ± 7.02 0.06 145.15 ± 14.79 145.00 ± 17.93 0.15 ± 11.48 0.96
  1. Paired-sample t tests: Mean ± SD (all such values): Sample size: *P < 0.05