Studies related to Symptoms of Pancreatitis and Curcumin

A Pilot Study Of The Antioxidant Effect Of Curcumin In Tropical Pancreatitis

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 20
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Body Types Overweight
Notes for this study:
In a patient model of tropical pancreatitis, curcumin at 500mg (with 5mg piperine) was able to reduce levels of lipid peroxidation and increase glutathione levels. There were no significant effects on pain from the pancreatitis.

Lipid peroxidation measured by erythrocyte MDA levels.