Studies related to HDL-C 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.