Studies related to Oxygenation Cost of Exercise and Vitamin C

Vitamin C Supplementation And Salivary Immune Function Following Exercise-heat Stress

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-2 Weeks
Number of Subjects 12
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29
Body Types Trained, Average
Notes for this study:
1500mg Vitamin C over 12 days in people exercising in a manner to induce susceptibility to sickness (cycling to exhaustion in a heated environment) was able to reduce the cortisol spike associated with exercise but had no significant influence on risk of upper respiratory tract infection.