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Antioxidants

MedGen UID:
1608
Concept ID:
C0003402
Pharmacologic Substance
Synonyms: antioxidant; Antioxidant
 

Definition

Antioxidants are substances that may protect your cells against the effects of free radicals. Free radicals are molecules produced when your body breaks down food, or by environmental exposures like tobacco smoke and radiation. Free radicals can damage cells, and may play a role in heart disease, cancer and other diseases. . Antioxidant substances include : - Beta-carotene . - Lutein . - Lycopene. - Selenium. - Vitamin A. - Vitamin C. - Vitamin E. Antioxidants are found in many foods. These include fruits and vegetables, nuts, grains, and some meats, poultry and fish. .  [from MedlinePlus]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews
  • CROGAntioxidants

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Cereda E, Klersy C, Serioli M, Crespi A, D'Andrea F; OligoElement Sore Trial Study Group
Ann Intern Med 2015 Feb 3;162(3):167-74. doi: 10.7326/M14-0696. PMID: 25643304
Showell MG, Mackenzie-Proctor R, Brown J, Yazdani A, Stankiewicz MT, Hart RJ
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014;12:CD007411. Epub 2014 Dec 15 doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007411.pub3. PMID: 25504418
Ahmed Ali U, Jens S, Busch OR, Keus F, van Goor H, Gooszen HG, Boermeester MA
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Aug 21;8:CD008945. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008945.pub2. PMID: 25144441
Harasym J, Oledzki R
Nutrition 2014 May;30(5):511-7. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2013.08.019. PMID: 24698344
Zalewska A, Knaś M, Gińdzieńska-Sieśkiewicz E, Waszkiewicz N, Klimiuk A, Litwin K, Sierakowski S, Waszkiel D
J Oral Pathol Med 2014 Jan;43(1):61-8. Epub 2013 May 22 doi: 10.1111/jop.12084. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23701528

Diagnosis

Imamovic Kumalic S, Pinter B
Biomed Res Int 2014;2014:426951. Epub 2014 Mar 31 doi: 10.1155/2014/426951. PMID: 24800224Free PMC Article
Gilles A, Ihtijarevic B, Wouters K, Van de Heyning P
Trials 2014 Apr 5;15:110. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-15-110. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24708640Free PMC Article
Violi F, Pastori D, Pignatelli P, Loffredo L
Europace 2014 Aug;16(8):1107-16. Epub 2014 Apr 4 doi: 10.1093/europace/euu040. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24706090
Benzie IF, Choi SW
Adv Food Nutr Res 2014;71:1-53. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-800270-4.00001-8. PMID: 24484938
Awh CC, Lane AM, Hawken S, Zanke B, Kim IK
Ophthalmology 2013 Nov;120(11):2317-23. Epub 2013 Aug 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.07.039. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23972322

Therapy

Cereda E, Klersy C, Serioli M, Crespi A, D'Andrea F; OligoElement Sore Trial Study Group
Ann Intern Med 2015 Feb 3;162(3):167-74. doi: 10.7326/M14-0696. PMID: 25643304
Showell MG, Mackenzie-Proctor R, Brown J, Yazdani A, Stankiewicz MT, Hart RJ
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014;12:CD007411. Epub 2014 Dec 15 doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007411.pub3. PMID: 25504418
Ahmed Ali U, Jens S, Busch OR, Keus F, van Goor H, Gooszen HG, Boermeester MA
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Aug 21;8:CD008945. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008945.pub2. PMID: 25144441
Harasym J, Oledzki R
Nutrition 2014 May;30(5):511-7. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2013.08.019. PMID: 24698344
Isah MB, Ibrahim MA
Parasitol Res 2014 Mar;113(3):801-9. Epub 2014 Feb 13 doi: 10.1007/s00436-014-3804-1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24525759

Prognosis

Cereda E, Klersy C, Serioli M, Crespi A, D'Andrea F; OligoElement Sore Trial Study Group
Ann Intern Med 2015 Feb 3;162(3):167-74. doi: 10.7326/M14-0696. PMID: 25643304
Mendelsohn AR, Larrick JW
Rejuvenation Res 2014 Jun;17(3):306-11. doi: 10.1089/rej.2014.1577. PMID: 24828241
Novakovic N, Todorovic T, Rakic M, Milinkovic I, Dozic I, Jankovic S, Aleksic Z, Cakic S
J Periodontal Res 2014 Feb;49(1):129-36. Epub 2013 May 28 doi: 10.1111/jre.12088. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23710550
Zalewska A, Knaś M, Gińdzieńska-Sieśkiewicz E, Waszkiewicz N, Klimiuk A, Litwin K, Sierakowski S, Waszkiel D
J Oral Pathol Med 2014 Jan;43(1):61-8. Epub 2013 May 22 doi: 10.1111/jop.12084. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23701528
Awh CC, Lane AM, Hawken S, Zanke B, Kim IK
Ophthalmology 2013 Nov;120(11):2317-23. Epub 2013 Aug 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.07.039. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23972322

Clinical prediction guides

Gallego-Villar L, Pérez B, Ugarte M, Desviat LR, Richard E
Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2014 Sep 26;452(3):457-61. Epub 2014 Aug 23 doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2014.08.091. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25159844
Ahmed Ali U, Jens S, Busch OR, Keus F, van Goor H, Gooszen HG, Boermeester MA
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Aug 21;8:CD008945. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008945.pub2. PMID: 25144441
Mendelsohn AR, Larrick JW
Rejuvenation Res 2014 Jun;17(3):306-11. doi: 10.1089/rej.2014.1577. PMID: 24828241
Zalewska A, Knaś M, Gińdzieńska-Sieśkiewicz E, Waszkiewicz N, Klimiuk A, Litwin K, Sierakowski S, Waszkiel D
J Oral Pathol Med 2014 Jan;43(1):61-8. Epub 2013 May 22 doi: 10.1111/jop.12084. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23701528
Awh CC, Lane AM, Hawken S, Zanke B, Kim IK
Ophthalmology 2013 Nov;120(11):2317-23. Epub 2013 Aug 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.07.039. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23972322

Recent systematic reviews

Showell MG, Mackenzie-Proctor R, Brown J, Yazdani A, Stankiewicz MT, Hart RJ
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014;12:CD007411. Epub 2014 Dec 15 doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007411.pub3. PMID: 25504418
Ahmed Ali U, Jens S, Busch OR, Keus F, van Goor H, Gooszen HG, Boermeester MA
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Aug 21;8:CD008945. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008945.pub2. PMID: 25144441
Imamovic Kumalic S, Pinter B
Biomed Res Int 2014;2014:426951. Epub 2014 Mar 31 doi: 10.1155/2014/426951. PMID: 24800224Free PMC Article
Violi F, Pastori D, Pignatelli P, Loffredo L
Europace 2014 Aug;16(8):1107-16. Epub 2014 Apr 4 doi: 10.1093/europace/euu040. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24706090
Showell MG, Brown J, Clarke J, Hart RJ
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013 Aug 5;8:CD007807. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007807.pub2. PMID: 23913583

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