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Table 3 Laboratory test

From: Effects of a novel nutritional formula specially developed for chronic kidney disease patients on protein-restricted diets: a randomized controlled trial

  SUP CTR
Variable 0 week 8 weeks 16 weeks 0 week 8 weeks 16 weeks
Total protein (g/dL) 7.0 ± 0.4 6.9 ± 0.3 6.9 ± 0.4 6.8 ± 0.7 6.8 ± 0.7 6.9 ± 0.6
Albumin (g/dL) 4.1 ± 0.3 4.0 ± 0.3 4.1 ± 0.3 3.9 ± 0.6 3.9 ± 0.6 4.0 ± 0.4
Prealbumin (mg/dL) 32.8 ± 7.5 33.2 ± 7.7 33.2 ± 7.25 31.0 ± 6.6 30.5 ± 5.6 31.4 ± 6.4
Triglyceride (mg/dL) 143 ± 79 148 ± 93 158 ± 76 142 ± 98 147 ± 99 156 ± 89
T-Cho (mg/dL) 179 ± 36 177 ± 33 179 ± 32 173 ± 27 173 ± 29 173 ± 24
LDL-Cho (mg/dL) 95.4 ± 28.7 91.8 ± 24.8 94.7 ± 25.0 88.5 ± 18.7 89.6 ± 18.6 89.1 ± 22.9
HDL-Cho (mg/dL) 47.6 ± 17.6 46.6 ± 17.4 45.9 ± 16.2 46.9 ± 15.0 46.6 ± 15.7 45.4 ± 15.1
Creatinine (mg/dL) 3.9 ± 2.0 4.1 ± 2.5 4.1 ± 2.5 4.6 ± 3.4 5.0 ± 4.4 5.0 ± 4.2
BUN (mg/dL) 37.0 ± 12.3 39.5 ± 18.0* 38.5 ± 16.0 49.7 ± 21.6 47.5 ± 26.6 50.3 ± 16.4
CRP (mg/dL) 0.04 ± 0.04 0.06 ± 0.05 0.07 ± 0.08 0.11 ± 0.15 0.22 ± 0.61 0.06 ± 0.06
Ccr (mL/min) 22.7 ± 11.7 23.8 ± 12.1 21.9 ± 11.6 20.0 ± 10.7 21.1 ± 10.7 19.3 ± 9.9
UPE (g/day) 0.9 ± 0.9 1.0 ± 0.8 1.1 ± 1.2 2.3 ± 3.9 1.9 ± 3.9 1.5 ± 2.8
  1. SUP supplement group, CTR control group (no supplement), T-Cho total cholesterol, LDL-Cho low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HDL-Cho high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, BUN blood urea nitrogen, CRP C-reactive protein, Ccr creatinine clearance, UPE urine protein excretion
  2. *P < 0.05 versus CTR