Studies related to Insulin Sensitivity and Red Clover Extract

Effect Of Oral Phytoestrogen On Androgenicity And Insulin Sensitivity In Postmenopausal Women

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 43
Gender Female
Age Range 45-64
Body Types Overweight
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 40-80mg of Promensil daily for three months in healthy postmenopausal women failed to significantly influence circulating hormones, but appeared to reduce insulin sensitivity as assessed by QUICKI.

Effects Of Supplementation With Purified Red Clover (Trifolium Pratense) Isoflavones On Plasma Lipids And Insulin Resistance In Healthy Premenopausal Women

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 31
Gender Female
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Oral supplementation of 80mg Promensil for three menstrual cycles in otherwise healthy women failed to significantly alter any biomarker of glucose or lipid metabolism measured despite urinary isoflavones increasing 15-fold.