Studies related to Leukotriene B4 and Vitamin E

Effects Of Alpha-tocopherol And Mixed Tocopherol Supplementation On Markers Of Oxidative Stress And Inflammation In Type 2 Diabetes

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 55
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 45-64, 65+
Body Types Obese, Overweight
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 500mg of either alpha-tocopherol itself or mixed tocopherols noted that both treatments were able to reduce serum F2-isoprostanes without any influence on urinary F2-isoprostanes or red blood cell antioxidants. Other parameters, with the exception for less leukotriene B4 from neutrophils seen with mixed tocopherols, were affected.

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