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Table 4 Acute and chronic group mean DBP 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
   Chr A    Chr A
Resting DBP (mmHg) day 1 Placebo 85 ± 7 75 ± 7 Post DBP (mmHg) day 1 Placebo 92 ± 8 85 ± 12
  Mg2+ 79 ± 6 75 ± 4   Mg2+ 87 ± 7 82 ± 5
Resting DBP (mmHg) day 2 Placebo 78 ± 8 79 ± 6 Post DBP (mmHg) day 2 Placebo 91 ± 5*1, 2 86 ± 13
  Mg2+ 75 ± 7*1 74 ± 5*2   Mg2+ 84 ± 8*2 76 ± 8*3
  1. *Denotes significance as paired by numbers.