Prickly Pear lower total cholesterol levels

Does prickly pear lower total cholesterol levels?

Effectiveness Rating for Prickly Pear's Ability to Lower Total Cholesterol Levels

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well prickly pear is able to lower total cholesterol levels. The overall rating for this claim is 3 out of 3. The research shows the supplement's ability to deliver on this particular claim is warranted. Using Prickly Pear to lower total cholesterol levels will most likely lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for Prickly Pear's Ability to Lower Total Cholesterol Levels

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 prickly pear; 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.

References

Title of Study
The effect of Opuntia ficus-indica juice supplementation on oxidative stress, cardiovascular parameters, and biochemical markers following yo-yo Intermittent recovery test

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