Studies related to Apolipoprotein A and Red Clover Extract

Effect Of Trifolium Pratense-derived Isoflavones On The Lipid Profile Of Postmenopausal Women With Increased Body Mass Index

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 53
Sex Female
Age Range 45-64
Body Types Obese, Overweight, Average
Notes for this study:
80mg of red clover isoflavones (MF11RCE) daily for ninety days in postmenopausal women failed to influence any parameter of lipid metabolism in women with a BMI less than 25, while in those above this weight point there was a significant reduction in apolipoprotein A (63%, but placebo was reduced 42%), total cholesterol (4.7%), and LDL cholesterol (15.7%) with no change in triglycerides nor HDL-C.
Funding issues for this study:
Funded by the producers of MF11RCE, Melbrosin Ind.

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