Serum vitamin E, C and A status of the drug addicts undergoing detoxification: influence of drug habit, sexual practice and lifestyle factors

@article{Islam2001SerumVE,
  title={Serum vitamin E, C and A status of the drug addicts undergoing detoxification: influence of drug habit, sexual practice and lifestyle factors},
  author={S K Nazrul Islam and Kazi Jahangir Hossain and M. K. Ahsan},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2001},
  volume={55},
  pages={1022-1027}
}
Background: The study was carried out on the hypothesis that drug addicts would have reduced vitamin E, C and A status which could be influenced by drug habit, sexual practice and lifestyle factors.Method: Serum concentrations of Vitamin E, C and A of male drug addicts and cohort controls were analysed, and influence of drug habit, sexual practice and lifestyle factors of the addicts on the vitamin status was assessed. The study was conducted among 253 drug addicts who sought detoxification… CONTINUE READING

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