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    The GarGIC trial

    Update October 2016:
    Recruitment for the trial has now CLOSED.

    Thank you to all participants currently in the trial.


    We are seeking willing hypertensive participants* for a 12-week trial investigating the effectiveness of odourless Kyolic Garlic on Gut microbiota, Inflammation, Cognition, cortisol levels, and cardiovascular markers. 
    *High blood pressure ≥ 140/90 mm Hg

    Participation involves:

    • 4 Testing sessions: Baseline, 4 weeks, 8 weeks, and 12 weeks.
    • The first and last appointments will take about 1.5-2 hours.
    • Appointments at 4 and 8 weeks will be approximately 30 min.
    • Take two trial capsules for 12 weeks.

    Free testing is valued at over $1,000

    Get Involved

    To take part in the trial contact Nick Travica,

    Phone: 03 9912 9544 / 0421 115 453 

    Testing will be conducted at National Institute of Integrative Medicine (Level 3, 21 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn, 3122)