Studies related to Total cholesterol and Psyllium

Therapeutic Effects Of Psyllium In Type 2 Diabetic Patients

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 20
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 45-64, 65+
Body Types Overweight
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 14g of psyllium fiber daily for six weeks was associated with a significantly reduced absorption of glucose (12.2%) and a reduction in other parameters of glucose metabolism including insulin (5%), HbA1c (3.8%), 24-hour urinary glucose (22.5%), fructosamine (), and uric acid (10.9%). Some improvements were also noted in the lipid profile.

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