This study examined the effects of zinc and carnosine in patients with liver disease. Polaprezinc, a complex of zinc and the natural compound carnosine, was administrated to 14 patients for 6 months. The results showed that polaprezinc had an anti-inflammatory effect in patients with liver disease. More details can be found in the study.
Takashi Himoto, Naoki Hosomi, Seiji Nakai, Akihiro Deguchi, Fumihiko Kinekawa, Michiko Matsuki, Mikage Yachida, Tsutomu Masaki, Kazutaka Kurokochi, Seishiro Watanabe, Shoichi Senda, Shigeki Kuriyama