Studies related to Thromboxane B2 and Vitamin E

Supplementation With Mixed Tocopherols Increases Serum And Blood Cell Gamma-tocopherol But Does Not Alter Biomarkers Of Platelet Activation In Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 58
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 45-64, 65+
Body Types Overweight
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 500mg vitamin E (63% gamma tocopherol and 15% alpha-tocopherol) or pure alpha-tocopherol at the same dose for six weeks in type II diabetic adults failed to alter biomarkers of platelet adhesion (thromboxane, P-selectin, CD40 expression, or von Willebrand factor)