Effects of Monascus Garlic Fermented Extract on Serum Triglyceride Level
The purpose of the study is to determine the effect of monascus garlic fermented extract on serum lipid concentrations in subjects with moderately elevated serum triglyceride.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention
Monascus Garlic Fermented Extract, Placebo
Results (where available)
- Source: http://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00938249
- Information obtained from ClinicalTrials.gov on July 15, 2010
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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
A genus in the family Monascaceae, order EUROTIALES. One species, Monascus purpureus, has multiple uses in traditional Chinese medicine (MEDICINE, CHINESE TRADITIONAL).
A dehydrated extract of thyroid glands. After the removal of fat and connective tissue, the extract is dried or lyophilized to yield a yellowish to buff-colored amorphous powder containing 0.17-0.23% of iodine.
A dehydrated extract of thyroid glands from domesticated animals. After the removal of fat and connective tissue, the extract is dried or lyophilized to yield a yellowish to buff-colored amorphous powder containing 0.17-0.23% of iodine.
Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.
Mildly aromatic herb in the Allium genus related to ONIONS and garlic used in SPICES.