Vitamin K suppresses inflammation

Vitamin K can Suppress the Inflammation Induced by Lipopolysaccharide Administration.

This study investigated the relationship between vitamin K intake and inflammation. The experiments were performed in rats with inflammation. The animals were either fed a vitamin K deficient diet or a diet supplemented with vitamin K. According to the researchers, the present study indicated that the supplementation with vitamin K suppresses inflammation. More details can be found in the study.
Hitoshi Shirakawa, Yusuke Ohsaki, Kazuyuki Hiwatashi, Yuji Furukawa, Takeo Mizutani, Michio Komai. Vitamin K can Suppress the Inflammation Induced by Lipopolysaccharide Administration. Journal of Hard Tissue Biology Vol. 14 (2005) No. 2 P 284-285.



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