Melatonin increase bone density

Does melatonin increase bone density?

Effectiveness Rating for Melatonin's Ability to Increase Bone Density

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well melatonin is able to increase bone density. The overall rating for this claim is 1 out of 3. There is little if any research to warrant the use of Melatonin to increase bone density. Using Melatonin to increase bone density will probably not yeild any positive results and is likely a waste of money.

Confidence Rating for Melatonin's Ability to Increase Bone Density

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 melatonin; 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
Melatonin osteoporosis prevention study (MOPS): a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study examining the effects of melatonin on bone health and quality of life in perimenopausal women

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