Quercetin lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels

Does quercetin lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels?

Effectiveness Rating for Quercetin's Ability to Lower LDL (bad) Cholesterol Levels

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well quercetin is able to lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels. The overall rating for this claim is 2.3 out of 3. There is some research showing the supplement's ability to deliever on this particular claim is warranted. Using Quercetin to lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels may lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for Quercetin's Ability to Lower LDL (bad) 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 Effectiveness Rating
Serum lipid and blood pressure responses to quercetin vary in overweight patients by apolipoprotein E genotype
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
Quercetin and vitamin C supplementation: effects on lipid profile and muscle damage in male athletes

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