The effect of quercetin supplementation on selected markers of inflammation and oxidative stress

@inproceedings{Askari2012TheEO,
  title={The effect of quercetin supplementation on selected markers of inflammation and oxidative stress},
  author={Gholamreza Askari and Reza Ghiasvand and Awat Feizi and Syed Mustafa Ghanadian and Jahangir Karimian},
  booktitle={Journal of research in medical sciences : the official journal of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Athletes use flavonoids as antioxidant to enhance endurance and physical performance. In vitro data indicate flavonoids have antioxidative and antiinflammatory functions but data in human studies are limited. The aim of this study was to determine the effects of a 2-month flavonoid quercetin supplementation on oxidative stress and inflammatory biomarkers in nonprofessional athletes with regular exercise. MATERIALS AND METHODS The randomized double-blind clinical trial was done… CONTINUE READING