Curtis A Spilburg
- Fat-free foods supplemented with soy stanol-lecithin powder reduce cholesterol absorption and LDL cholesterolCurtis A Spilburg
Lifeline Technologies, Chesterfield, MO 63017, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 103:577-81. 2003..The objective of this work was to show that fat-free, lecithin-formulated soy stanols lower cholesterol absorption and serum LDL cholesterol...
- Gastrointestinal absorption and plasma kinetics of soy Delta(5)-phytosterols and phytostanols in humansRichard E Ostlund
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Washington University School of Medicine, Missouri 63017, USA
Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 282:E911-6. 2002..We conclude that the efficiency of phytosterol absorption is lower than what was reported previously and is critically dependent on the structure of both sterol nucleus and side chain...
- Phytostanol tablets reduce human LDL-cholesterolTimothy B McPherson
St Louis College of Pharmacy, 4588 Parkview Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Pharm Pharmacol 57:889-96. 2005..Taken together, these studies demonstrate that for maximum LDL-cholesterol reduction activity the stanol lecithin formulation must be delivered in a rapidly dispersible form to reach the site of cholesterol absorption...
- Effect of plant stanol tablets on low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering in patients on statin drugsAnne C Goldberg
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Lipid Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Am J Cardiol 97:376-9. 2006..The additional LDL cholesterol lowering with stanol/lecithin tablets provided a potential adjunctive therapy for patients who have not reached their target LDL cholesterol goal during statin therapy...
- Solid Sitostanol Formulations Lower LDL-CholesterolCURTIS SPILBURG; Fiscal Year: 2003..This will be used to determine the reduction in LDL cholesterol when these compounds are incorporated in capsules or a food product. ..
- Formulated Phytosterols - A New Treatment For Benign Prostatic HyperplasiaCURTIS SPILBURG; Fiscal Year: 2006..Because of the acknowledged safety of plant sterols, the proposed product will be cost effective, free of side effects and available over the counter. ..