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Studies related to Metabolic Rate and Aframomum melegueta

Grains Of Paradise (Aframomum Melegueta) Extract Activates Brown Adipose Tissue And Increases Whole-body Energy Expenditure In Men

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 2-4 Weeks
Number of Subjects 19
Sex Male
Age Range 18-29
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
10mg of a 95% ethanolic extract of Grains of Paradise for 4 weeks was able to augment cold therapy-induced metabolic rate increases without per se influencing metabolic rate. Overall, a small sample size as the responders to cold therapy (n=12) were divided into two groups of 6 each