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Table 6 Electrolytes and cholesterol levels at baseline and week 4

From: Elobixibat alleviates chronic constipation in hemodialysis patients: a questionnaire-based study

 Baseline
Mean ± SD, median [IQR]
Week 4
Mean ± SD, median [IQR]
P valueBayes factor
Sodium (mEq/L)139 ± 3139 [136, 141]139 ± 3139 [137, 141]0.3934.112
Potassium (mEq/L)4.6 ± 0.8, 4.6 [4.2, 5.1]4.7 ± 0.8 4.7 [4.0, 5.0]0.9096.485
Total calcium (mg/dL)8.5 ± 0.6, 8.5 [8.1, 8.7]8.4 ± 0.7 8.5 [7.9, 8.8]0.2875.125
Phosphate (mg/dL)4.9 ± 1.2, 4.5 [4.0, 5.8]5.2 ± 1.3, 5.2 [4.1, 6.1]0.1193.973
LDL (mg/dL)80 ± 28, 79 [54, 106]78 ± 25, 75 [55, 107]0.1034.692
HDL (mg/dL)41 ± 14, 41 [31, 50]43 ± 14, 41 [33, 47]0.3063.968
  1. LDL low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HDL high-density lipoprotein cholesterol