Effect Of Zinc Supplementation On Antioxidant Activity In Young Wrestlers
Notes for this study:
|Number of Subjects
||Trained, Untrained, Average
Supplementation of 5mg/kg zinc sulfate daily over 8 weeks noted that placebo was associated with a significant increase in MDA (biomarker of lipid peroxidation) that was not seen in either supplemented group, glutathione and superoxide dismutase also increased with zinc supplementation and there were no differences between sedentary persons and athletes.