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

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well soy protein is able to lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels. The overall rating for this claim is 1 out of 3. There is little if any research to warrant the use of Soy Protein to lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels. Using Soy Protein to lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels will probably not yeild any positive results and is likely a waste of money.

Confidence Rating for Soy Protein'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 is one study in the database on soy protein; 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
One-year soy protein supplementation does not improve lipid profile in postmenopausal women