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Glucagon-like Peptide 1

Research analysis led by Kamal Patel .
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Summary of Glucagon-like Peptide 1

Primary Information, Benefits, Effects, and Important Facts

Scientific Information on Glucagon-like Peptide 1

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Human Effect Matrix

The Human Effect Matrix looks at human studies (it excludes animal and in vitro studies) to tell you what supplements affect glucagon-like peptide 1
Grade Level of Evidence
Robust research conducted with repeated double-blind clinical trials
Multiple studies where at least two are double-blind and placebo controlled
Single double-blind study or multiple cohort studies
Uncontrolled or observational studies only
Level of Evidence
? The amount of high quality evidence. The more evidence, the more we can trust the results.
Outcome Magnitude of effect
? The direction and size of the supplement's impact on each outcome. Some supplements can have an increasing effect, others have a decreasing effect, and others have no effect.
Consistency of research results
? Scientific research does not always agree. HIGH or VERY HIGH means that most of the scientific research agrees.
grade-c Minor - See study
An exercise increase in GLP-1 seen in placebo was attenuated with colostrum administration, thought to be related to the reduction in gut permeability seen with colostrum.
grade-d Minor - See study
Somewhat of an increase in one study compared with a calorically matched control.