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Calzbone® Extract Supports Women’s Bone Density in Clinical Trial
January 31st 2012 - Verdure Sciences, Noblesville, IN - A clinical trial now published revealed daily dosing of Calzbone® Extract significantly improved bone density (BMD) in women.
Data from the 26-week clinical study on 40 middle-aged, healthy women aged 45-55 showed that 250mg of Calzbone® Extract thrice daily led to significant improvement in bone density of 18% (p<0.01) from baseline, a significant lowering of T-score and Z-score (p<0.01) as well as a decrease of serum alkaline phosphatase and serum tartrate resistant acid phosphatase (p<0.001). These findings together suggest strong potential for the use of Calzbone® to support bone strength and healthy bone density.
In the peer-reviewed publication in The Antiseptic, the authors also remarked that Calzbone® was well-tolerated and also clinically improved signs of joint swelling, pain and stiffness present in some subjects with co-existing osteoarthritis.
“The effects of Calzbone® on joint function and bone density is a somewhat unique finding in this trial,” said Blake Ebersole, Technical Director of Verdure Sciences. “A single ingredient supporting both bone and joint health together, such as evidenced by Calzbone® here, could significantly impact the health of a large population of women.”
This study comes on the heels of multiple clinical trials using Calzbone®, including a study showing a significant decrease in fracture healing time. In a separate clinical trial, daily dosing of Unibone™ featuring Calzbone® in women led to an increase in bone density.
Calzbone® Extract is a clinically researched botanical ingredient supporting bone health and bone mineral density. Calzbone® contains a proprietary natural spectrum of key plant-based forms of phytohormones, phytosterols, calcium and Vitamin D. Calzbone® is 100% natural and derived from Cissus quadrangularis, a climbing vine also known as the "Bone Setter" in India where it has remained an integral part of Ayurveda through modern times. Unibone™ and Femnia™ are clinically researched, all-natural formulas containing Calzbone® within proprietary formulas.
About Verdure Sciences™:
Verdure Sciences offers innovative bionutritionals through the integration of agricultural networks, manufacturing control, and university-based, cutting-edge research. With an expanding pipeline of proprietary, standardized botanical ingredients supported by pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic, and clinical research profiles, we work toward our unified vision to offer access to safe, effective health solutions. For more information, please visit http://www.vs-corp.com
1. Deshmukh V.S. et al, The Antiseptic 108 (10) 504-506. 2011 October.
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