Table 1

Demographic data of the study participants

PlaceboIbuprofen 300 mg/dayIbuprofen 600 mg/day
No. of subjects999
No. of present smokers111
No. of females443
Age (year)58 ± 13a59 ± 1062 ± 5
(39–73)b(39–70)(54–69)
Height (cm)167 ± 16171 ± 11172 ± 7
(134–188)(161–190)(161–180)
Weight (kg)88 ± 2887 ± 2483 ± 9
(64–152)(58–121)(65–96)
BMI (kg/m2)31.7 ± 8.229.6 ± 7.828.3 ± 3.9
(23–49)(21–44)(20–31)
  • a Mean ± 1 SD.

  • b Data range.