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Effects of folic acid supplementation on serum homocysteine levels, lipid profiles, and vascular parameters in post-menopausal

Body Composition Assessment
Aswathy Vijayakumar et al.
Used Parameters : BW, BMI

Publication Year : 2017

Country : Korea

Journal : Nutrition Research and Practice

RESULTS Folic acid supplementation significantly increased serum folate levels (P< 0.0001), reduced homocysteine levels (P< 0.0001), and increased vitamin B 12 levels (P= 0.0063). There were significant decreases in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels as well as the ratios of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol to high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and total cholesterol to high-density lipoprotein cholesterol. Brachial-ankle pulse wave velocities were not altered by supplementation. Changes in serum vitamin B 12 after folic …
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