policosanol

Known as: policosanol [Chemical/Ingredient] 
 
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2011
2011
INTRODUCTION Statins are at the forefront of strategies to manage dyslipidemia, although they are not always well tolerated. At 6… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
Epidemiological studies have clearly shown that whole-grain cereals can protect against obesity, diabetes, CVD and cancers. The… (More)
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2006
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2006
Policosanol is a mixture of long-chain primary alcohols that has been shown to decrease serum cholesterol in animals and in… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Policosanol is one of the fastest growing over-the-counter supplements sold in the United States. The use of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT Policosanol is a natural substance derived from sugar cane that is advertised for its lipid-lowering effects as a… (More)
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2002
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2002
Policosanol is a mixture of alcohols isolated and purified from sugar cane. Recently, Cuban researchers found 5-20 mg daily of… (More)
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2001
2001
This randomized, double-blind, multicenter placebo-controlled study was conducted to investigate the efficacy and tolerability of… (More)
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1999
1999
This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study was conducted to investigate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVE To determine whether elevated levels of cholesterol and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol in non-insulin… (More)
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1993
1993
Policosanol is the trivial name of a mixture of high molecular weight alcohols isolated from sugar cane, wherein octacosanol is… (More)
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