Failure to demonstrate a major anti-inflammatory effect with alpha tocopherol supplementation (400 IU/day) in normal subjects

Nalini Kaul, Sridevi Devaraj, Scott M. Grundy, Ishwarlal Jialal

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In summary, our data indicate that supplementation of healthy volunteers with 400 IU/day of AT has no effect on most markers of inflammation. Because significant effects have been seen with higher doses (1,200 IU/day), a dose-response study will prove very instructive.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1320-1323
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Issue number11
StatePublished - Jun 1 2001
Externally publishedYes


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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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