alphatocopherol


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alphatocopherol

Vitamin E.
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Increased tendency toward gingival bleeding caused by joint effect of alphatocopherol supplementation and acetylsalicylic acid.
43) The second line of defense against oxidant-induced cellular injury is provided by low molecular weight scavengers such as thiols, especially reduced glutathione, alphatocopherol (vitamin E), vitamin C, carotenoids, methionine and taurine.
However, many of the protective effects of minocycline have been explained by its antioxidant capacity by interfering with the production of ROS through four different mechanisms of action: 1) its ability to trap free radicals comparable to alphatocopherol (23).
Preliminary research, largely in animals, suggests that natural vitamin E rich in gammatocopherol and, depending on the oil source, delta-tocopherol, may be more cancer preventive than alphatocopherol alone, which is the only form in synthetic vitamin E.
Compared to infants born full-term, preterm infants are more vulnerable to oxidative stress caused by infections, mechanical ventilation, intravenous nutrition, and deficiency in alphatocopherol which accumulates mainly during the third trimester of pregnancy (15).
Possible neuro-protective effects of lecithin and alphatocopherol alone or in combination against ischemia/reperfusion insult in rat brain.
Free and albumin-bound bilirubin are efficient co-antioxidants for alphatocopherol, inhibiting plasma and low density lipoprotein lipid peroxidation.
Don't take more than 1,000 mg of alphatocopherol per day.
Lack of effect of dietary alphatocopherol on chemically induced hepatocarcinogenesis in rats.
Prevention of LDL alphatocopherol consumption, cholesterol oxidation, and vascular endothelium dysfunction by polyphenolic compounds from red wine.