Barley and beta-glucan isolated from barley lower total and LDL cholesterol

n/a Abstract Title: β-glucan from barley and its lipid-lowering capacity: a meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials. Abstract Source: Eur J Clin Nutr. 2010 Dec ;64(12):1472-80. Epub 2010 Oct 6. PMID: 20924392 Abstract Author(s): S S AbuMweis, S Jew, N P Ames Article Affiliation: S S AbuMweis Abstract: BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: To more precisely quantify the effect of barleyβ-glucan on … Leggi tutto

Adding psyllium fiber resulted in reductions in low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol equivalent to doubling the statin dose

n/a Abstract Title: Meta-Analysis of Usefulness of Psyllium Fiber as Adjuvant Antilipid Therapy to Enhance Cholesterol Lowering Efficacy of Statins. Abstract Source: Am J Cardiol. 2018 Jul 4. Epub 2018 Jul 4. PMID: 30078477 Abstract Author(s): Jose Brum, David Ramsey, Johnson McRorie, Brent Bauer, Stephen Louis Kopecky Article Affiliation: Jose Brum Abstract: Statins are usually well-tolerated … Leggi tutto

A nutraceutical combination has shown to be an effective product for the improvement of the lipid profile

Abstract Title: Effects of a nutraceutical combination containing berberine (BRB), policosanol, and red yeast rice (RYR), on lipid profile in hypercholesterolemic patients: A meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Abstract Source: Clin Investig Arterioscler. 2016 Apr 27. Epub 2016 Apr 27. PMID: 27131395 Abstract Author(s): Jesus Millán, Arrigo F G Cicero, Francisco Torres, Anna Anguera Article Affiliation: … Leggi tutto