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Nathan Goodyear

Homocysteine Lowering with Folic Acid and B Vitamins in Vascular Disease - NEJM - 0 views

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    Vitamin B12, B6, and folic acid shown to lower homocysteine levels and decreased the incidence of stroke.  However, overall mortality and CVD deaths were not.
Nathan Goodyear

Homocysteine Lowering and Cardiovascular Events after Acute Myocardial Infarction - NEJM - 0 views

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    NORVIT trial showed that vitamin B12, B6, and folic acid reduced homocysteine levels by 27%, however it did not lower MI, stroke,or mortality rate.  ONe variable to consider is the polypharmacy of the study group ie.  they were taking statins, beta blockers, diuretics, coumadin... so was the lack of change in mortality the result of polypharmacy?  And was the polypharmacy blocking the increased CVD risks associated with elevated homocysteine that would have been treatable with vitamin B12, B6, and folic acid.
Nathan Goodyear

Effect of supplementation of vi... [J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo). 2001] - PubMed - NCBI - 0 views

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    vitamin C inhibits acetylcholinesterase.  This will increase acetylcholine and thus can play a role in Alzheimer's disease.  People with Alzheimers disease have low levels of Vitamin C.  Vitamin C shown to improve memory in Alzheimer's mouse model.
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