Does astaxanthin reduce muscle damage?
The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well astaxanthin is able to reduce muscle damage. The overall rating for this claim is 2 out of 3. There is some research showing the supplement's ability to deliever on this particular claim is warranted. Using Astaxanthin to reduce muscle damage may lead to positive results.
The confidence rating is a mesure of how valid the effectiveness rating is. This rating is based on how many studies are included in the database on this topic.
There is one study in the database on astaxanthin; the confidence rating is 20. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating.
|Title of Study|
|Effect of astaxanthin supplementation on muscle damage and oxidative stress markers in elite young soccer players|