Studies related to Neutrophil Count and Vitamin E

Assessment Of The Safety Of High-dose, Short-term Supplementation With Vitamin E In Healthy Older Adults

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 2-4 Weeks
Number of Subjects 32
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 65+
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 800mg of alpha-tocopherol daily for 30 days in otherwise healthy older persons (60+) noted that there was an increase in indices of T-cell mediated immunity but no other parameter was significantly affected by supplementation relative to placebo.