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Table 3 Changes scores from pre-value in creatine kinase (CK) and lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) 1, 2, 3, 5 days after eccentric contractions in Whey, HMB + Whey, and HMB

From: Effects of combined β-hydroxy-β-methylbutyrate (HMB) and whey protein ingestion on symptoms of eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage

  Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 5
CK (U/L)     
Whey −30.7 ± 512.4 1243.5 ± 2907.9 5946.2 ± 10557.6 6883.0 ± 12062.5
HMB + Whey −152.3 ± 445.4 −186.2 ± 833.6 921.5 ± 3005.0 1541.2 ± 3572.7
HMB 10.3 ± 96.4 169.5 ± 683.1 1637.2 ± 2056.2 3093.2 ± 2585.7
LDH (U/L)     
Whey −19.8 ± 32.0 20.2 ± 118.0 205.5 ± 444.6 216.5 ± 423.1
HMB + Whey −23.0 ± 355.5 −29.5 ± 49.2 30.0 ± 226.3 60.0 ± 200.1
HMB −27.5 ± 7.7 −21.0 ± 30.8 61.2 ± 175.9 112.0 ± 134.6
  1. mean ± 95 % CI