Increase in magnesium uptake that significantly lowered blood pressure

Range from 176mg/day to 423mg/day mg/day
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Rosanoff A, Weaver CM, Rude RK. Suboptimal magnesium status in the United States: are the health consequences underestimated? Nutr Rev. 2012 Mar70(3):153-64. doi: 10.1111/j.1753-4887.2011.00465.x p.154 right column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID22364157
Primary Source [43] Appel LJ et al., A clinical trial of the effects of dietary patterns on blood pressure. DASH Collaborative Research Group. N Engl J Med. 1997 Apr 17 336(16):1117-24 DOI: 10.1056/NEJM199704173361601PubMed ID9099655
Comments P.154 right column 2nd paragraph: "A diet of fruits and vegetables that increased magnesium intake from 176 mg/day to 423 mg/day (along with an increase in potassium) significantly lowered blood pressure [primary source]."
Entered by Uri M
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