Studies related to Proteinuria and Curcumin

Oral Supplementation Of Turmeric Decreases Proteinuria, Hematuria, And Systolic Blood Pressure In Patients Suffering From Relapsing Or Refractory Lupus Nephritis: A Randomized And Placebo-controlled Study

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 24
Sex Both Genders
Notes for this study:
At a dose of 500mg turmeric (22.1mg curcumin) taken thrice a day with meals, turmeric was associated with exerting an anti-inflammatory effect on kidney tissue (shown by reduced pro-inflammatory cytokines) and a reduced systolic blood pressure in a model of nephritis associated with lupus.

Proteinuria was decreased in the experimental group using turmeric.