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Table 2 Daily intake of NaCl and Urinary profiles in junior and senior high school girls

From: Taurine's health influence on Japanese high school girls

  Junior high school girls (n = 54) Senior high school girls (n = 158)
NaCl (g/day) 8.3 ± 3.0 7.9 ± 3.2
K (g/day) 1.4 ± 0.5 1.4 ± 0.5
Na/K ratio 4.5 ± 2.6 4.0 ± 1.7
Taurine (μmol/day) 957.1 ± 717.9 920.7 ± 651.1
  1. Values are expressed as means ± SD.