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Table 3 Plasma antioxidant vitamins in placebo and TRF groups

From: Tocotrienol rich fraction supplementation improved lipid profile and oxidative status in healthy older adults: A randomized controlled study

  Duration
Antioxidant vitamins 0 month 3 months 6 months
  Placebo TRF Placebo TRF Placebo TRF
Lipid-corrected total vitamin E (g/mol) 9.76 ± 0.38 9.35 ± 0.39 10.02 ± 0.20 10.44 ± 0.35** 9.26 ± 0.45 11.74 ± 0.57**
Lipid-corrected total tocopherol (g/mol) 9.16 ± 0.37 8.78 ± 0.40 9.53 ± 0.22 9.83 ± 0.37** 8.55 ± 0.41 10.96 ± 0.54**
Lipid-corrected total tocotrienol (g/mol) 0.63 ± 0.07 0.57 ± 0.06 0.54 ± 0.06 0.62 ± 0.06 0.69 ± 0.08 0.78 ± 0.07**
Vitamin C (mg/L) 5.09 ± 0.30 4.23 ± 0.26 5.86 ± 0.30* 5.29 ± 0.29** 6.07 ± 0.31** 5.14 ± 0.37**
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SEM.
  2. Symbols indicate significant difference from baseline (0 month).
  3. *: p < 0.05, **: p < 0.01