Table 5

Level of 24 h urinary 8-oxodG excretion (mean and SD)a

DietBeforeDay 2Day 9Day 16Day 24Afterb
Vegetable19.5 ± 8.617.5 ± 7.317.0 ± 8.418.4 ± 9.017.7 ± 10.013.8 ± 7.9c
Placebo19.5 ± 8.618.6 ± 7.421.0 ± 10.621.0 ± 9.818.8 ± 8.917.0 ± 9.8
Vitamin18.8 ± 3.919.5 ± 5.419.8 ± 5.118.4 ± 5.817.9 ± 5.015.0 ± 3.4
  • a The data are expressed as nmol/24 h.

  • b The “after” samples were obtained 4 weeks after cessation of the intervention period (day 52).

  • c n = 15 (other days n = 16).