Antihyperlipidaemic effect of a Monascus purpureus brand dietary supplement on a large sample of subjects at low risk for cardiovascular disease: a pilot study

  • Cicero A
  • Brancaleoni M
  • Laghi L
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OBJECTIVES: We planned to carry out a pilot study to evaluate the efficacy and safety as an antihypercholesterolemic agent of a brand dietary supplement made of Monascus purpureus titrated extract, octacosanols and niacin on 111 Caucasian patients with low cardiovascular disease risk (

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  • A F Cicero

  • M Brancaleoni

  • L Laghi

  • F Donati

  • M Mino

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