Studies related to Inflammation and Hibiscus sabdariffa

The Aqueous Extract Of Hibiscus Sabdariffa Calices Modulates The Production Of Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1 In Humans

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Non-controlled trial
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 8
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 13-17, 18-29, 30-44
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
10g of the flower extract is able to acutely lower MCP-1 by 17% at 90 minutes post ingestion (MCP-1 is a biomarker of inflammation) with a slight increase in IL-6 and IL-8 and no significant influence on other measured cytokines