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46 Substances Researched for Athletic Performance
4 Problem Substances Researched for Athletic Performance
9 Therapeutic Actions Researched for Athletic Performance
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86 Abstracts with Athletic Performance Research

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Pubmed Data : Perspect Psychol Sci. 2011 Jul ;6(4):348-56. PMID: 26167788
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Therapeutic Actions : Motivational self-talk
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Pubmed Data : J Appl Physiol. 2010 Nov;109(5):1394-403. Epub 2010 Aug 19. PMID: 20724562
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Arginine
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2014 ;11:18. Epub 2014 May 11. PMID: 24860277
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Almond
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise: Cycling, Exercise: Endurance
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2004 Apr ;57(4):525-8. PMID: 15025753
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Myotoxicity
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Pubmed Data : Nutrients. 2017 Aug 22 ;9(8). Epub 2017 Aug 22. PMID: 28829368
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Exercise: Endurance
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Pubmed Data : J Strength Cond Res. 2010 Apr;24(4):1082-90. PMID: 20300016
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Arginine
Pharmacological Actions : Secretagogue
Additional Keywords : Strength Training
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Pubmed Data : Food Funct. 2016 Apr 20 ;7(4):2084-93. PMID: 27050256
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Chokeberry
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants, DNA Repair Up-regulation
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Pubmed Data : Phytother Res. 2012 Nov 28. Epub 2012 Nov 28. PMID: 23192897
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Astaxanthin
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sports Med. 2011 Oct 7. Epub 2011 Oct 7. PMID: 21984399
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Astaxanthin
Pharmacological Actions : Ergogenic
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Pubmed Data : J Sports Med Phys Fitness. 2012 Aug ;52(4):382-92. PMID: 22828460
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2016 Apr 20. Epub 2016 Apr 20. PMID: 27097322
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin D
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Pubmed Data : J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2009;6:5. Epub 2009 Feb 11. PMID: 19210788
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Alanine
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise: Strenuous
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Pubmed Data : J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2008;5:21. Epub 2008 Nov 7. PMID: 18992136
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Alanine
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
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Pubmed Data : Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2017 Feb ;42(2):166-172. Epub 2016 Oct 14. PMID: 28121183
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Beet
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
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Pubmed Data : Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2004 Jul;36(7):1239-43. PMID: 15235332
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : J Am Coll Nutr. 2006 Jun;25(3):188-94. PMID: 16766776
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Amino Acids
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Appl Physiol. 2010 Dec;110(6):1243-50. Epub 2010 Aug 25. PMID: 20737165
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Caffeine
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise: Cycling
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Pubmed Data : BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2010 ;11:64. Epub 2010 Apr 8. PMID: 20374662
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Chiropractic treatment
Additional Keywords : Sports Chiropractic
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Pubmed Data : J Strength Cond Res. 2010 May;24(5):1215-22. PMID: 20386132
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : J Acad Nutr Diet. 2012 Apr ;112(4):548-52. PMID: 22709704
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Beet
Additional Keywords : Plant Roots
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Pubmed Data : Percept Mot Skills. 2009 Aug;109(1):251-69. PMID: 19831106
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Water
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Pubmed Data : Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2009 Aug;41(8):1626-32. PMID: 19568197
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Arginine
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise: Cycling
Additional Keywords : Cycling
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Pubmed Data : J Appl Physiol. 2010 May 13. Epub 2010 May 13. PMID: 20466802
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Beet
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Pubmed Data : J Appl Physiol. 2009 Oct;107(4):1144-55. Epub 2009 Aug 6. PMID: 19661447
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Beet
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Pubmed Data : J Med Food. 2010 Jun;13(3):589-98. PMID: 20521985
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Whey
Pharmacological Actions : Interleukin-6 Downregulation
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Pubmed Data : Planta Med. 1986 Jun;52(3):175-7. PMID: 3749339
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Ginseng (Siberian)
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Pubmed Data : Toxicol Sci. 2005 Dec ;88(2):551-61. Epub 2005 Sep 1. PMID: 16141437
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Sleep Breath. 2009 Nov 7. Epub 2009 Nov 7. PMID: 19898884
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Endocrinol. 1999 Jul;141(1):22-6. PMID: 10407218
Study Type : Human Study
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Nutrients. 2017 Jul 26 ;9(8). Epub 2017 Jul 26. PMID: 28933745
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Ginkgo biloba
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
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Pubmed Data : J Sports Med Phys Fitness. 2013 Dec ;53(6):644-54. PMID: 24247188
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
Additional Keywords : Supplementation
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Pubmed Data : Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2014 Jan ;46(1):143-50. PMID: 23846159
Study Type : Human Study
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Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
Problem Substances : Sodium Nitrate
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Pubmed Data : J Strength Cond Res. 2010 May;24(5):1306-12. PMID: 20386475
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Arginine
Pharmacological Actions : Ergogenic
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Pubmed Data : J Ethnopharmacol.1998 May;61(1):81-3. PMID: 18545197
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Carnitine
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Pubmed Data : Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2006 Jul;38(7):1288-96. PMID: 16826026
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : B-complex, Carnitine
Pharmacological Actions : Androgens
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Pubmed Data : Int J Neurosci. 2010 May;120(5):319-27. PMID: 20402569
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Tryptophan
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sports Med. 1988 Oct;9(5):301-5. PMID: 3246461
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Tryptophan
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2007 Aug;17(4):352-63. PMID: 17962710
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Appl Physiol. 2006 Aug;97(6):664-72. Epub 2005 Oct 29. PMID: 16265600
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Leucine
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Pubmed Data : Nutr Res. 2008 Jun;28(6):399-405. PMID: 19083438
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Alpha-Lipoic Acid
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Pubmed Data : Metabolism. 1997 Oct ;46(10):1206-10. PMID: 9322808
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sports Physiol Perform. 2015 Mar ;10(2):166-71. Epub 2014 Jul 8. PMID: 25010539
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Altern Ther Health Med. 2017 Jul ;23(4):26-32. PMID: 28646812
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin K2
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
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Pubmed Data : J Agric Food Chem. 2008 Aug 27;56(16):7010-6. Epub 2008 Jul 29. PMID: 15161110
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Pancreatic Enzymes
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Pubmed Data : Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2006 Jan;38(1):64-71. PMID: 16394955
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Phosphatidylserine
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Pubmed Data : Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2005 Aug;37(8):1300-6. PMID: 16118575
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Phosphatidylserine
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Pubmed Data : J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2008 Jul 28;5:11. PMID: 18662395
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Sport Sci. 2017 Apr ;17(3):317-325. Epub 2016 Sep 20. PMID: 27644475
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Pomegranate
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
Pharmacological Actions : Vasodilator Agents
Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Pubmed Data : Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 1997 Apr;41(2):129-33. PMID: 9142556
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Therapeutic Breathing
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Pubmed Data : Am J Chin Med. 2011 ;39(3):461-75. PMID: 21598415
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Qigong
Pharmacological Actions : Immunostimulatory
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2004 Jun;14(3):298-307. PMID: 15256690
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Front Physiol. 2017 ;8:196. Epub 2017 Mar 31. PMID: 28408889
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Sesame Seeds
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : J Sports Sci. 2017 Nov 29:1-8. Epub 2017 Nov 29. PMID: 29183257
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Sodium Bicarbonate
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Nutr. 2006 Aug;45(5):259-66. Epub 2006 Mar 30. PMID: 16575496
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Soy Protein , Whey
Pharmacological Actions : Ergogenic
Additional Keywords : Drug-Plant-Vitamin Synergies
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Pubmed Data : Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2005 Dec ;25(12):2560-6. Epub 2005 Oct 13. PMID: 16224050
Study Type : Human Study
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Ayu. 2015 Jul-Sep;36(3):265-70. PMID: 27313412
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Guduchi
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Pubmed Data : Med Sci Monit Basic Res. 2015 ;21:100-8. Epub 2015 May 6. PMID: 25957542
Study Type : Human Study
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Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Pubmed Data : J Nat Prod. 2003 Feb;66(2):263-8. PMID: 16790484
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Tart Cherry
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Pubmed Data : J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2010;7(1):23. Epub 2010 Jun 4. PMID: 20525371
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : J Altern Complement Med. 2017 Jul 14. Epub 2017 Jul 14. PMID: 28708420
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Tualang Honey
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sports Med. 2001 Oct;22(7):537-43. PMID: 11590482
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin C
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Pubmed Data : Growth Horm IGF Res. 2016 Nov 5 ;30-31:45-51. Epub 2016 Aug 5. PMID: 27863277
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin D
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2010 Oct;20(5):409-17. PMID: 20975109
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Leucine, Whey
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Pubmed Data : Int J Sports Physiol Perform. 2016 Dec 14:1-18. Epub 2016 Dec 14. PMID: 27967282
Study Type : Human Study
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Heart. 2017 Jan 18. Epub 2017 Jan 18. PMID: 28100544
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 1991 Jul;35(3):191-4. PMID: 1791060
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Yoga
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Pubmed Data : Res Sports Med. 2006 Oct-Dec;14(4):289-99. PMID: 17214405
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Yohimbe
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Pubmed Data : Biol Pharm Bull. 2006 Oct;29(10):2106-10. PMID: 17015959
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Astaxanthin
Additional Keywords : Enhanced Lipid Utilization
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Pubmed Data : Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008 Feb 22;366(4):892-7. Epub 2007 Dec 17. PMID: 18082622
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Astaxanthin
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Pubmed Data : Br J Sports Med. 2002 Aug;36(4):282-9. PMID: 12145119
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Citrulline
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Pubmed Data : J Physiol. 2011 Jul 25. Epub 2011 Jul 25. PMID: 21788351
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Cocoa, Epicatechin
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Pubmed Data : J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo). 2006 Aug;52(4):287-92. PMID: 17087056
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Fenugreek
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Pubmed Data : Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2006 Jun;290(6):R1550-6. Epub 2006 Jan 12. PMID: 16410398
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Catechin
Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Pubmed Data : Food Chem. 2016 Dec 1 ;212:443-52. Epub 2016 Jun 2. PMID: 27374554
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Noni
Pharmacological Actions : Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Antioxidants
Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Pubmed Data : Phytother Res. 2007 Nov;21(11):1100-1. PMID: 17604369
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Noni
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Pubmed Data : J Med Food. 2003 Winter;6(4):345-51. PMID: 14977443
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Octacosanol
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Pubmed Data : Molecules. 2012 ;17(10):11864-76. Epub 2012 Oct 9. PMID: 23047485
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Pumpkin
Pharmacological Actions : Ergogenic
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Pubmed Data : Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2009 Apr;296(4):R1071-7. Epub 2009 Feb 11. PMID: 19211721
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Quercetin
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
Additional Keywords : Mitochondrial Biogenesis
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Pubmed Data : Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2006 Mar;70(2):247-53. Epub 2005 Jun 28. PMID: 15983804
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Red Yeast Rice
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Pubmed Data : Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005 Jun 17;331(4):1515-21. PMID: 11922114
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Royal Jelly
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Pubmed Data : J Biophotonics. 2015 Sep ;8(9):740-54. Epub 2014 Nov 6. PMID: 25378263
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Br J Nutr. 2005 Apr;93(4):439-45. PMID: 15946405
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Whey
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Pubmed Data : Sports Med. 2006;36(8):657-69. PMID: 16869708
Study Type : Review
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Substances : Phosphatidylserine
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Pubmed Data : Curr Clin Pharmacol. 2009 Sep 1. PMID: 19500070
Study Type : Review
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Pubmed Data : J Dairy Sci. 2011 Aug ;94(8):3739-46. PMID: 21787910
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Substances : Whey
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : J Nutr. 1995 Mar;125(3):531-9. PMID: 7876928
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