Corpus ID: 33703695

Effects of spirulina consumption on body weight, blood pressure, and endothelial function in overweight hypertensive Caucasians: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial.

@article{Miczke2016EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of spirulina consumption on body weight, blood pressure, and endothelial function in overweight hypertensive Caucasians: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial.},
  author={A. Miczke and M. Szulińska and R. Hansdorfer-Korzon and M. Kręgielska-Narożna and J. Suliburska and J. Walkowiak and P. Bogdański},
  journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={
          150-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Some studies have demonstrated the beneficial effects of Spirulina maxima (Arthrospira maxima) consumption on glycemic, lipid, and blood pressure parameters. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of Spirulina maxima on body weight, blood pressure, and endothelial function. PATIENTS AND METHODS In this randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial, 40 patients with hypertension but lacking evidence of cardiovascular disease were enrolled to receive daily either 2.0 g… Expand
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Paper Mentions

Interventional Clinical Trial
The global older adult population has grown more than any other age group, which could be explained by the decrease of birth rate and increase of life expectancy. The healthy life… Expand
ConditionsOverweight and Obesity
InterventionDietary Supplement, Other
Interventional Clinical Trial
In this double-blind Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial investigators are going to study the effects of Spirulina supplementation on anthropometric measurements, lipid profile… Expand
ConditionsObesity
InterventionDietary Supplement, Other
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