A Dietary Supplement Containing Chlorophytum Borivilianum and Velvet Bean Improves Sleep Quality in Men and Women

@inproceedings{McCarthy2012ADS,
  title={A Dietary Supplement Containing Chlorophytum Borivilianum and Velvet Bean Improves Sleep Quality in Men and Women},
  author={Cameron G. McCarthy and Rick J. Alleman and Zach W. Bell and Richard J Bloomer},
  booktitle={Integrative medicine insights},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Impaired sleep quality is commonplace within industrialized societies, as evidenced by the increasing number of prescription sleep aids available. Certain herbal preparations have been suggested to provide a natural benefit to sleep; however, limited controlled data are available documenting this benefit. In the present study we tested the effect of an experimental dietary supplement, containing the active ingredients Chlorophytum borivilianum and Velvet bean, on sleep quality using… CONTINUE READING

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