Effects of alpha-tocopherol, beta-carotene and ascorbic acid on oxidative, hormonal and enzymatic exercise stress markers in habitual training activity of professional basketball players.

@article{Schrder2001EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of alpha-tocopherol, beta-carotene and ascorbic acid on oxidative, hormonal and enzymatic exercise stress markers in habitual training activity of professional basketball players.},
  author={Helmut Schr{\"o}der and Eduardo Navarro and Jos{\'e} Mora and Delf{\'i}n Galiano and Antonio Tramullas},
  journal={European journal of nutrition},
  year={2001},
  volume={40 4},
  pages={178-84}
}
BACKGROUND Intense physical exercise has been associated with an increase of free radical production. When the body's natural defense systems against free radicals are overwhelmed, oxidative stress increases. AIM OF THE STUDY This study examined the effects of a vitamin antioxidant supplement, (composed of 600 mg alpha-tocopherol, 1000 mg ascorbic acid and 32 mg beta-carotene) on oxidative, hormonal, and enzymatic exercise stress markers during habitual training activity over 35 days… CONTINUE READING

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