Nutrilite green trim® reduced body weight, waist circumference, and body fat percentage in obese men with moderate physical exercise and low-calorie diet

  • Romy Kamaluddin Master Program in Biomedical Sciences Study Program Specificity of Anti-Aging Postgraduate Program Universitas Udayana Denpasar
  • Wimpie Pangkahila Department of Andrology and Sexology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Udayana, Denpasar, Bali
  • Alex Pangkahila Department of Andrology and Sexology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Udayana

Abstract

Introduction: Management of obesity are including consumption of supplements. Nutrilite GreenTrim® Supplement contains green tea extract and EGCG and squalene. This study aimed to prove the effects of Nutrilite GreenTrim® on body weight, waist circumference, and body fats percentage in obese men.


Methods: This clinical trial used pretest-posttest control group design in 22 obese men, aged 25-40 years with a BMI 25-35 kg/m2. Subjects were divided into the control group (K) and the treatment group (P). Subjects were given moderate physical exercise and a low-calorie diet.


Results: The results showed K group lost weight (from 85.1±8.99 to 82.3±9.21 kg; p<0.001), while the P group lost weight (from 84.1±10.7 to 80.1±10.9 kg; p <0.001) and the difference showed that the P group lost weight greater than the K group (p = 0.007). K group experienced a decrease in waist circumference (from 96.9±7.69 to 93.8±8.84 cm; p <0.001), while the P group (from 96.5±7.78 to 92.2±7.59 cm; p <0.001) the difference showed that the decrease in waist circumference in the P group was better than the K group (p = 0.041). In the K group, body fat percentage decreased (from 27.5±3.31 to 25.8±3.77%; p <0.001), the P group also decreased (from 26.5±3.78 to 23.3±3.67%; p<0.001) the analysis showed that the decrease in body fat percentage in the P group was better than the K group (p <0.001).


Conclusion: Supplementation of Nutrilite Green Trim® reduced body weight, waist circumference, and body fats percentage in obese men with moderate physical exercise and low-calorie diet.

Author Biographies

Romy Kamaluddin, Master Program in Biomedical Sciences Study Program Specificity of Anti-Aging Postgraduate Program Universitas Udayana Denpasar

Master Program in Biomedical Sciences Study Program Specificity of Anti-Aging Postgraduate Program Universitas Udayana Denpasar

Wimpie Pangkahila, Department of Andrology and Sexology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Udayana, Denpasar, Bali

Department of Andrology and Sexology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Udayana

Alex Pangkahila, Department of Andrology and Sexology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Udayana

Department of Andrology and Sexology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Udayana

Published
2021-11-19
How to Cite
KAMALUDDIN, Romy; PANGKAHILA, Wimpie; PANGKAHILA, Alex. Nutrilite green trim® reduced body weight, waist circumference, and body fat percentage in obese men with moderate physical exercise and low-calorie diet. IJAAM (Indonesian Journal of Anti-Aging Medicine), [S.l.], v. 5, n. 2, p. 52-55, nov. 2021. ISSN 2615-5079. Available at: <https://ijaam-unud.org/ojs/index.php/ijaam/article/view/75>. Date accessed: 29 nov. 2021. doi: https://doi.org/10.36675/ijaam.v5i2.75.