Studies related to Iron Absorption and Green tea catechins

Epigallocatechin Gallate (EGCG) (TEAVIGO) Does Not Impair Nonhaem-iron Absorption In Man

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length n/a
Number of Subjects 30
Sex n/a
Notes for this study:
EGCG given in pill form was able to reduce iron absorption by 14% and 27% at the doses of 150mg and 300mg respectively, in a sample of 30 females with iron insufficiency.

Only non-heme iron was tested.