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Table 1 Participant Characteristics

From: Effects of Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) on exercise-induced oxidative stress, muscle damage, and pain following a half-marathon: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Variable Group (n)
MSM(11) Placebo(11) Total(22)
Gender F 9 8 17
M 2 3 5
  Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD
Age (years) 35.6 ± 6.5 31.8 ± 7.1 33.7 ± 6.9
BMI 25.6 ± 6.7 27.6 ± 7.6 26.6 ± 7.1
Race Time (min) 145 ± 25 162 ± 55 153 ± 43