Curcuminoids modify lipid profile in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A randomized controlled trial.

@article{Panahi2017CurcuminoidsML,
  title={Curcuminoids modify lipid profile in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Yunes Panahi and Nahid Khalili and Ebrahim Sahebi and Soha Namazi and Željko Reiner and Muhammed H Majeed and Amirhosssein Sahebkar},
  journal={Complementary therapies in medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={33},
  pages={1-5}
}
BACKGROUND Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is an established risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and is associated with disturbed metabolism of lipids and lipoproteins. Curcuminoids are natural products with anti-diabetic and lipid-modifying actions but their efficacy in improving dyslipidemia in diabetic individuals has not been sufficiently studied. OBJECTIVE To investigate the efficacy of supplementation with curcuminoids, plus piperine as an absorption enhancer, in improving serum lipids… CONTINUE READING