[Cinnamon rolls are not associated with admission for toxic or alcoholic hepatitis in a Danish liver referral centre].

@article{nbk2014CinnamonRA,
  title={[Cinnamon rolls are not associated with admission for toxic or alcoholic hepatitis in a Danish liver referral centre].},
  author={Henning Gr \Onb{\ae}k and Mette Borre},
  journal={Ugeskrift for laeger},
  year={2014},
  volume={176 50}
}
INTRODUCTION Cinnamon contains cumarin, which may be toxic to the liver. EU-regulations standardardize the amount of cinnamon in pastry including cinnamon rolls. The aim of the study was to investigate if cinnamon intake from pastry was associated with toxic or alcoholic hepatitis. RESULTS We registered 58 patients with toxic hepatitis, 38 (66%) women and 20 (34%) men with a median age of 51 (range: 32-80) and 53 (range: 18-78) years, respectively. A total of 22 patients had primarily… CONTINUE READING