Lipid-lowering effect of carnitine in patients with type-IV hyperlipoproteinaemia.

@article{Maebashi1978LipidloweringEO,
  title={Lipid-lowering effect of carnitine in patients with type-IV hyperlipoproteinaemia.},
  author={M Maebashi and Nariko Kawamura and Motohiko Sato and Akihisa Imamura and Kaoru Yoshinaga},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={1978},
  volume={2 8094},
  pages={805-7}
}
Serum-lipid concentrations were determined in patients with type-IV hyperlipoproteinaemia treated with 900 mg/day oral DL-carnitine chloride. Serum-triglyceride was significantly reduced and concentrations continued to decline as carnitine administration continued. Total and esterified cholesterol concentrations did not change. Intravenous infusion of… CONTINUE READING