Does quercetin lower total cholesterol levels?
The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well quercetin is able to lower total 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 lower total cholesterol levels. Using Quercetin to lower total cholesterol levels will probably not yeild any positive results and is likely a waste of money.
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 quercetin; 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|
|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|