Safety And Efficacy Of Cocoa Flavanol Intake In Healthy Adults: A Randomized, Controlled, Double-masked Trial
Notes for this study:
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Daily intake of up to 2000mg/day cocoa flavanols failed to affect blood pressure, platelet function, or metabolic variables relative to placebo controls in healthy individuals at low risk for cardiovascular disease. While 2000mg/day failed to affect the above clinical outcomes, it was well tolerated.
Funding issues for this study:
This study was funded by Mars, Inc, which manufactures the cocoa extract.