Citrus compounds improve bone strength

Citrus bioactive compounds improve bone quality and plasma antioxidant activity in orchidectomized rats.

This study analyzed the relationship between citrus consumption and bone strength. Citrus compounds were tested on 70 male rats for 60 days. The results showed that citrus compounds had beneficial effects on bone strength. More details can be found in the study.
Mandadi K, Ramirez M, Jayaprakasha GK, Faraji B, Lihono M, Deyhim F, Patil BS. Citrus bioactive compounds improve bone quality and plasma antioxidant activity in orchidectomized rats. Phytomedicine. 2009 Jun;16(6-7):513-20.


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