The effect of Irvingia gabonensis seeds on body weight and blood lipids of obese subjects in Cameroon

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Dietary fibres are frequently used for the treatment of obesity. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of Irvingia gabonensis seeds in the management of obesity. This was carried out as a double blind randomised study involving 40 subjects (mean age 42.4 years). Twenty-eight subjects received Irvingia gabonensis (IG) (1.05 g three time a day… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1476-511X-4-12

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@article{Ngondi2005TheEO, title={The effect of Irvingia gabonensis seeds on body weight and blood lipids of obese subjects in Cameroon}, author={Judith Laure Ngondi and Julius Eyong Oben and Samuel Ren{\'e} Minka}, journal={Lipids in Health and Disease}, year={2005}, volume={4}, pages={12 - 12} }