Effects of Tryptophan and Magnesium-Enriched Mediterranean Diet in Women With Fibromyalgia

2019-11-14 17:39:46 | BioPortfolio


The main aim of study was to analyze the effects of tryptophan and magnesium-enriched Mediterranean diet on psychological variables (trait anxiety, self-image, mood state, eating disorders) and sleep effects in women with fibromyalgia. Our hypothesis, based on previous positive effects of tryptophan and magnesium supplementation by separate in this population, may improve psychological health and regulate sleep disruptions.

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Mediterranean-diet enriched with a higher dose of tryptophan and magnesium, Isocaloric diet


University of Alicante
San Vicente Del Raspeig




University of Alicante

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