Liver cancer patients benefit from B vitamin supplementation

B vitamins deficiency and decreased anti-oxidative state in patients with liver cancer.

This study examined the relationship among blood levels of B vitamins, liver cancer and oxidative stress (imbalance between free radicals production and the body´s antioxidant defenses). To this end, the blood of 40 patients was analyzed. The results of the examination indicated that supplementing B vitamins can be beneficial in patients with liver cancer. Further details can be found in the study.
Lin CC, Yin MC. B vitamins deficiency and decreased anti-oxidative state in patients with liver cancer. Eur J Nutr. 2007 Aug;46(5):293-9. Epub 2007 Jun 14.


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