Studies related to Total cholesterol and Japanese Knotweed

An Antiinflammatory And Reactive Oxygen Species Suppressive Effects Of An Extract Of Polygonum Cuspidatum Containing Resveratrol

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 20
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 30-44
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
A Japanese Knotweed supplement (200mg) containing 40mg (20%) trans-resveratrol given to otherwise healthy persons for 6 weeks was unable to influence biomarkers of fat and carbohydrate metabolism.

In extracted mononuclear cells, nF-kB translocation (indicative of inflammatory signalling) was reduced by 25+/-7% and oxidation was reduced.