Vitamin E improve immune function

Does vitamin e improve immune function?

Effectiveness Rating for Vitamin E's Ability to Improve Immune Function

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well vitamin e is able to improve immune function. The overall rating for this claim is 2 out of 3. There is some research showing the supplement's ability to deliever on this particular claim is warranted. Using Vitamin E to improve immune function may lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for Vitamin E's Ability to Improve Immune Function

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 2 studies in the database on vitamin e; the confidence rating is 40. 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
Vitamin E supplementation and in vivo immune response in healthy elderly subjects. A randomized controlled trial
Effect of daily vitamin E and multivitamin-mineral supplementation on acute respiratory tract infections in elderly persons: a randomized controlled trial

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