Studies related to General Oxidation and Saffron

Saffron Supplements Modulate Serum Pro-oxidant-antioxidant Balance In Patients With Metabolic Syndrome: A Randomized, Placebo-controlled Clinical Trial

Effect Decrease
Values Pro-oxidant balance. HK units. Placebo: week 0 91.03 ±32.34 , week 6 90.52 ±27.23, week 12 86.84±22.50. Saffron: week 0 94.03±28.97, week 6 86.87±34.45, week 12 80.67±23.67
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 75
Sex Both Genders
Notes for this study:
In a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, 75 participants with metabolic syndrome took 100 mg/kg of saffron or placebo daily for 12 weeks. Pro-oxidant/antioxidant balance was improved more in the saffron group than the placebo group.