Impact of Vitamin E Supplementation on Blood Pressure and Hs-CRP in Type 2 Diabetic Patients

Maryam Rafraf, Behnaz Bazyun, Mohammad Ali Sarabchian, Abdolrasoul Safaeiyan & Seyed Jamal Ghaemmaghami Hezaveh
Background: Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a major public health problem worldwide. Hypertension and inflammation are well recognized as risk factors for the macrovascular complications of diabetes. The aim of this study was to assess the impact of vitamin E supplementation on blood pressure (BP), serum high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) and fasting blood glucose in patients with T2DM. Methods: In a double blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial, 83 patients with T2DM were divided randomly...