Studies related to Insulin Sensitivity and Psyllium

Psyllium Supplementation In Adolescents Improves Fat Distribution & Lipid Profile: A Randomized, Participant-blinded, Placebo-controlled, Crossover Trial

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 47
Sex Male
Age Range 13-17
Body Types Obese
Notes for this study:
In obese teenage males given either 6g of psyllium supplementation daily or placebo, supplementation was associated with a reduction in LDL-C and improvement in fat deposition (less breast fat) although most cardiovascular parameters were unchanged.