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The effects of vitamin C on diabetic patients

  title={The effects of vitamin C on diabetic patients},
  author={P. Ghaffari and M. Nadiri and A. Gharib and Foad Rahimi},
  • P. Ghaffari, M. Nadiri, +1 author Foad Rahimi
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Diabetic patients are more at risk for different cardiovascular, neurological, renal, and eye complications than people. Since glucose is replaced competitively in many chemical reactions and prevents and this prevents nonenzymatic glycosylation of proteins- particularly hemoglobin and lipoproteins, it seems that vitamin C is effective in preventing diabetic complications. In the current study, we investigated the effect of supplementary vitamin C on diabetic patients. In a clinical trial, 31… CONTINUE READING
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