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astaxanthine (astaxanthin) Summary

Description: a keto form of carotene; pigment in flesh of Scottish salmon (Salmo salar) crustacoa-lobster (Homarus gammarus, flamingo feathers; structure; a carotenoid without vitamin A activity, has shown anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory activities

Also Known As: astaxanthin; E-astaxanthin; 3,3'-dihydroxy-beta-carotene-4,4'-dione

Networked: 207 relevant articles (34 outcomes, 50 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which astaxanthine is Relevant

  1. Inflammation : 7 outcomes 12 studies in 35 results
  2. Cardiovascular Diseases (Cardiovascular Disease) : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 12 results
  3. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 18 results
  4. Stroke (Strokes) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 5 results
  5. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 5 results
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Drugs Related to astaxanthine

  1. Glucose (Dextrose)
  2. Antioxidants
  3. Dimenhydrinate (DMH)
  4. 1,2-Dimethylhydrazine (1,2 Dimethylhydrazine)
  5. Ethanol (Ethyl Alcohol)
  6. Connexin 43 (Connexin43)
  7. Omega-3 Fatty Acids (Omega 3 Fatty Acids)
  8. Essential Amino Acids
  9. Aryldialkylphosphatase (Paraoxonase)
  10. Citric Acid (Citrate)
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Therapies Related to astaxanthine

  1. Oral Administration
  2. Transplants (Transplant)
  3. Chemoprevention
  4. Withholding Treatment
  5. Subcutaneous Injections
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