Cannabis and cholesterol
Browse the latest research linking medical marijuana / medicinal cannabis and cholesterol.
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Rimonabant cholesterol,liver in humans via placebo trial (n=803) Effect of rimonabant on the high-triglyceride/ low-HDL-cholesterol dyslipidemia, intraabdominal adiposity, and liver fat: the ADAGIO-Lipids trial. Mar 2009
Ingestion Method: 20mg/day
In abdominally obese patients with atherogenic dyslipidemia, rimonabant 20 mg significantly improved multiple cardiometabolic risk markers and induced significant reductions in both intraabdominal and liver fat.
Limonene cholesterol,diabetes in mice Preventive and ameliorating effects of citrus D-limonene on dyslipidemia and hyperglycemia in mice with high-fat diet-induced obesity. Sept 2013
Our data suggest that the intake of d-limonene may benefit patients with dyslipidemia and hyperglycemia and is a potential dietary supplement for preventing and ameliorating metabolic disorders.
Limonene cholesterol,anti-oxidant in rabbits via experiment Antioxidative and Cholesterol-Lowering Effects of Lemon Essential Oil in Hypercholesterolemia-Induced Rabbits. Mar 2018
Ingestion Method: lemon essential oil (LEO)
In conclusion, LEO had beneficial effects on hypercholesterolemia due to its antioxidative and cholesterol lowering effects.