Vitamin C reduces inflammation

Effect of vitamin C on inflammation and metabolic markers in hypertensive and/or diabetic obese adults: a randomized controlled trial.

The aim of this study was to examine whether vitamin C is capable of reducing inflammation in obese adults with high blood pressure and/or diabetes. 64 patients were given either 500 mg vitamin C twice a day or no treatment. The results showed that vitamin C reduced inflammation in obese patients with high blood pressure and/or diabetes. Further details can be found in the study.
Ellulu MS, Rahmat A, Patimah I, Khaza'ai H, Abed Y. Effect of vitamin C on inflammation and metabolic markers in hypertensive and/or diabetic obese adults: a randomized controlled trial. Drug Des Devel Ther. 2015 Jul 1;9:3405-12.



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