Studies related to Insulin Sensitivity and Bladderwrack

A Randomised Crossover Placebo-controlled Trial Investigating The Effect Of Brown Seaweed (Ascophyllum Nodosum And Fucus Vesiculosus) On Postchallenge Plasma Glucose And Insulin Levels In Men And Women

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 23
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44, 45-64
Body Types Overweight, Average
Notes for this study:
500mg brown seaweed was able to decrease both glucose and insulin AUC values while increasing insulin sensitivity acutely and in response to carbohydrates, hypothetically through preventing their uptake