Effects of Monascus Garlic Fermented Extract on Serum Triglyceride Level

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Summary

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.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Hypertriglyceridemias

Intervention

Monascus Garlic Fermented Extract, Placebo

Location

Hiroshima University
Hiroshima
Japan
734-8551

Status

Completed

Source

Hiroshima University

Results (where available)

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