The effects of psyllium supplementation on body weight, body mass index and waist circumference in adults: A systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

  title={The effects of psyllium supplementation on body weight, body mass index and waist circumference in adults: A systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials},
  author={Manije Darooghegi Mofrad and Hadis Mozaffari and S. M. Mousavi and Ali Sheikhi and Alireza Milajerdi},
  journal={Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition},
  pages={859 - 872}
Abstract Background: Previous studies reported inconsistent findings regarding the effects of psyllium supplementation on obesity measures. This systematic review and meta-analysis was performed to summarize data from available randomized clinical trials (RCTs) on the effect of psyllium supplementation on body weight, body mass index (BMI), and waist circumference (WC) in adults. Methods: PubMed, SCOPUS, Cochrane Library, and Google Scholar were searched to identify relevant articles up to… Expand
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