A 1.6 mg/kg dose of epicatechin in a supplemented cocoa mixture yielded the largest acute decrease in food intake in humans

@inproceedings{Greenberg2018A1M,
  title={A 1.6 mg/kg dose of epicatechin in a supplemented cocoa mixture yielded the largest acute decrease in food intake in humans},
  author={James Adam Greenberg and Erik Wendel Hern{\'a}ndez Mart{\'i}nez and Adam Negrin and R. O'donnell and Andres Uribe and Edward J. Kennelly},
  year={2018}
}
Abstract Objective To test the hypothesis that epicatechin doses of 1.6, 3.2 and 4.8 mg per kg of body weight in a non-alkalized cocoa beverage cause significant acute decreases in human appetite that increase with increasing dose. Methods We conducted a four-way randomized, crossover, placebo-controlled double-blinded human trial with 28 healthy, non-obese, young-adult male participants. Our primary measure of appetite was ad libitum pizza intake 150 min after beverage ingestion. We used… CONTINUE READING

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