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Table 4 Daily food intake during dieting (mean ± standard error).

From: A whey-protein supplement increases fat loss and spares lean muscle in obese subjects: a randomized human clinical study

  Food intake during dieting*
  Completers Responders
  Control group Prolibra group Control group Prolibra group
Carbohydrate (g) 182 ± 9 178 ± 8 174 ± 13 178 ± 11
Protein (g) 58 ± 2 57 ± 3 56 ± 3 60 ± 5
Fat (g) 47 ± 3 49 ± 3 43 ± 4 47 ± 5
EtOH (calories) 20 ± 7 13 ± 5 11 ± 6 16 ± 6
Calcium (mg) 317 ± 29 275 ± 27 242 ± 26 287 ± 33
g protein/kg weight** 0.61 0.60 0.58 0.63
Carbohydrate/Protein ratio 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.0
With supplement     
g protein/kg weight 0.61 0.81 0.58 0.84
Carbohydrate/Protein ratio 3.6 2.4 3.6 2.3
  1. *The nutritional supplements were not included in the dietary calculations.
  2. **Final body weight was used for this calculation.