Table 1. Study subjects.

BMI, body mass index; FM, fat mass; FFM, fat-free mass; NS, not significant.

Day 1Day 7ChangeP
Age (years)50.0 ± 1.450.2 ± 3.5
Gender (male/female)6/06/0
Height (cm)174 ± 2174 ± 2
Weight (kg)79.0 ± 2.782.5 ± 2.8+3.5 ± 0.3<0.0001
BMI (kg/m2)25.9 ± 0.927.1 ± 1.0+1.13 ± 0.11<0.0001
FM (kg)15.1 ± 1.618.6 ± 1.9+3.5 ± 1.0<0.0001
FFM (kg)63.9 ± 1.363.9 ± 1.6+0.0 ± 0.8NS
REE (kcal/24 hours)1482 ± 991719 ± 127237 ± 800.045