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)