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Table 3 Acute and chronic group mean SBP values at rest and post bench press at 80% 1-RM to fatigue on day 1 and 2 ±SD

From: The effect of acute vs chronic magnesium supplementation on exercise and recovery on resistance exercise, blood pressure and total peripheral resistance on normotensive adults

Physiological variable Treatment Group Physiological variable Treatment Group
   C Chr A    Chr A
Resting SBP (mmHg) day 1 Placebo 119 ± 7 120 ± 5*1 Post SBP (mmHg) day 1 Placebo 143 ± 7*3 136 ± 5
  Mg2+ 118 ± 6 122 ± 4*2   Mg2+ 136 ± 9*3 137 ± 6
Resting SBP (mmHg) day 2 Placebo 121 ± 8 125 ± 2*1, 3 Post SBP (mmHg) day 2 Placebo 144 ± 9*4 144 ± 7*5
  Mg2+ 118 ± 7 117 ± 7*2, 3   Mg2+ 137 ± 10*4 134 ± 5*5
  1. *Denotes significance as paired by numbers.