Quercetin increase HDL (good) cholesterol levels

Does quercetin increase HDL (good) cholesterol levels?

Effectiveness Rating for Quercetin's Ability to Increase HDL (good) Cholesterol Levels

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well quercetin is able to increase HDL (good) cholesterol levels. The overall rating for this claim is 1 out of 3. There is little if any research to warrant the use of Quercetin to increase HDL (good) cholesterol levels. Using Quercetin to increase HDL (good) cholesterol levels will probably not yeild any positive results and is likely a waste of money.

Confidence Rating for Quercetin's Ability to Increase HDL (good) 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 are 3 studies in the database on quercetin; the confidence rating is 60. 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
Quercetin reduces systolic blood pressure and plasma oxidised low-density lipoprotein concentrations in overweight subjects with a high-cardiovascular disease risk phenotype: a double-blinded, placebo-controlled cross-over study
Serum lipid and blood pressure responses to quercetin vary in overweight patients by apolipoprotein E genotype
Quercetin and vitamin C supplementation: effects on lipid profile and muscle damage in male athletes

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