Studies related to Symptoms of Osteoarthritis and Vitamin D

Effect Of Vitamin D Supplementation On Progression Of Knee Pain And Cartilage Volume Loss In Patients With Symptomatic Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 6+ Months
Number of Subjects 146
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 45-64, 65+
Body Types Obese
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of vitamin D3 to aged persons with osteoarthritis to assure a serum vitamin D concentration of above 36ng/mL (2,000 IU at baseline, sometimes esclalated to 4,000IU) failed to reduce pain symptoms of osteoarthritis and failed to reduce the degradation rates of collagen.