Table 1—

Baseline characteristics of the study population

Placebo120 mg Orlistat
n254250
Sex (% M/F)52/4852/48
Age (years)53.7 ± 0.452.5 ± 0.4
Race
 Caucasian201 (79)211 (84)
 Black36 (14)24 (10)
 Other17 (7)15 (6)
Weight (kg)101.1 ± 1.0102.1 ± 1.1
Height (cm)169.4 ± 0.6169.1 ± 0.6
BMI (kg/m2)35.2 ± 0.235.6 ± 0.3
HbA1c (%)8.79 ± 0.078.87 ± 0.07
Fasting glucose (mmol/l)11.1 ± 0.211.6 ± 0.2
  • Data are means ± SE or n (%).