VITAMIN E ON CYCLE - AnabolicMinds.com

VITAMIN E ON CYCLE

  1. Advanced Member
    sking6464's Avatar
    Stats
    5'8"  225 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    988
    Rep Power
    35755

    Reputation

    VITAMIN E ON CYCLE


    Tocotrienols: Vitamin E beyond tocopherols.

    Sen CK, Khanna S, Roy S.

    Department of Surgery, Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA. chandan.sen@osumc.edu
    Abstract

    In nature, eight substances have been found to have vitamin E activity: alpha-, beta-, gamma- and delta-tocopherol; and alpha-, beta-, gamma- and delta-tocotrienol. Yet, of all papers on vitamin E listed in PubMed less than 1% relate to tocotrienols. The abundance of alpha-tocopherol in the human body and the comparable efficiency of all vitamin E molecules as antioxidants, led biologists to neglect the non-tocopherol vitamin E molecules as topics for basic and clinical research. Recent developments warrant a serious reconsideration of this conventional wisdom. Tocotrienols possess powerful neuroprotective, anti-cancer and cholesterol lowering properties that are often not exhibited by tocopherols. Current developments in vitamin E research clearly indicate that members of the vitamin E family are not redundant with respect to their biological functions. alpha-Tocotrienol, gamma-tocopherol, and delta-tocotrienol have emerged as vitamin E molecules with functions in health and disease that are clearly distinct from that of alpha-tocopherol. At nanomolar concentration, alpha-tocotrienol, not alpha-tocopherol, prevents neurodegeneration. On a concentration basis, this finding represents the most potent of all biological functions exhibited by any natural vitamin E molecule. An expanding body of evidence support that members of the vitamin E family are functionally unique. In recognition of this fact, title claims in manuscripts should be limited to the specific form of vitamin E studied. For example, evidence for toxicity of a specific form of tocopherol in excess may not be used to conclude that high-dosage "vitamin E" supplementation may increase all-cause mortality. Such conclusion incorrectly implies that tocotrienols are toxic as well under conditions where tocotrienols were not even considered. The current state of knowledge warrants strategic investment into the lesser known forms of vitamin E. This will enable prudent selection of the appropriate vitamin E molecule for studies addressing a specific need.


    i know primordial includes this as part of their test/pct stack.....but besides its effects on the testes as they tout, im more interested in the effects on hdl and arterial plaque, two major sides as part of cycling anabolics

    anyone use vitaminE and or Tocotrienols year round?
    S K I N G REPRESENTATIVE
    PM ME IF YOU WANT TO GIVE ME FREE STUFF

  2. Board Sponsor
    Royd The Noyd's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    5,234
    Rep Power
    622648

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    I use them all year. Great for the skin as well.
    ForeRunner Labs
    The Future of Human Performance
    Please LIKE FRL on Facebook

  3. Advanced Member
    sking6464's Avatar
    Stats
    5'8"  225 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    988
    Rep Power
    35755

    Reputation

    skin as in those bricks you got lol

    which way do you go with it......even the pp version last 2months for 30bones, good deal if you are someone who cycles a couple times a year
    S K I N G REPRESENTATIVE
    PM ME IF YOU WANT TO GIVE ME FREE STUFF
    •   
       

  4. Board Sponsor
    rms80's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  215 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    4,224
    Rep Power
    204221

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by sking6464 View Post
    skin as in those bricks you got lol

    which way do you go with it......even the pp version last 2months for 30bones, good deal if you are someone who cycles a couple times a year
    Also look into niacin and fish oil as well- both have some very positive effects on lipid levels.........
    Dirk Tanis, BA, MSci
    Chief Operating Officer, Applied Nutriceuticals
  5. Advanced Member
    sking6464's Avatar
    Stats
    5'8"  225 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    988
    Rep Power
    35755

    Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by rms80 View Post
    Also look into niacin and fish oil as well- both have some very positive effects on lipid levels.........
    i prefer policasanol and being a vegetarian im a mct oil, 3-6-9 guy

    thanks
    S K I N G REPRESENTATIVE
    PM ME IF YOU WANT TO GIVE ME FREE STUFF
  6. Advanced Member
    OnTheRoadTo's Avatar
    Stats
    6'3"  272 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    678
    Rep Power
    435

    Reputation
    Paging Dr. Banner. . .
  7. Board Sponsor
    rms80's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  215 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    4,224
    Rep Power
    204221

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by sking6464 View Post
    i prefer policasanol and being a vegetarian im a mct oil, 3-6-9 guy

    thanks
    You can do it that way as well- flaxseed/linseed for 3's, sunflower or canola for 6's, and oleic acid (olive oil) for 9's....keeping a good ratio will help lipid levels as well

    Oral anabolics have the tendency to mess up LDL/HDL no matter what, but you can mitigate potential issues by supplementation during the cycle and time off........
    Dirk Tanis, BA, MSci
    Chief Operating Officer, Applied Nutriceuticals
  8. Advanced Member
    sking6464's Avatar
    Stats
    5'8"  225 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    988
    Rep Power
    35755

    Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by OnTheRoadTo View Post
    nice
    S K I N G REPRESENTATIVE
    PM ME IF YOU WANT TO GIVE ME FREE STUFF
  9. Elite Member
    criticalbench's Avatar
    Stats
    5'1"  0 lbs.
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    7,829
    Rep Power
    767474

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    def a good post, something i use everyday as well!

    Mike
  10. Board Sponsor
    Royd The Noyd's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    5,234
    Rep Power
    622648

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by rms80 View Post
    Also look into niacin and fish oil as well- both have some very positive effects on lipid levels.........
    Both of those also improve skin quality. Funny how a lot of positive HDL supps promote skin health as well. Perhaps a correlation...
    ForeRunner Labs
    The Future of Human Performance
    Please LIKE FRL on Facebook

  11. Professional Member
    BigBlackGuy's Avatar
    Stats
    5'11"  228 lbs.
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    3,919
    Rep Power
    76964

    Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by Royd The Noyd View Post
    Both of those also improve skin quality. Funny how a lot of positive HDL supps promote skin health as well. Perhaps a correlation...
    Anyone know what food sources are high in vitamin E? Seems to me it would unwise to eat a lot of vitamin E and supplement with it as well just due to toxicity.
    Celtic Labs Rep
  12. Advanced Member
    sking6464's Avatar
    Stats
    5'8"  225 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    988
    Rep Power
    35755

    Reputation

    S K I N G REPRESENTATIVE
    PM ME IF YOU WANT TO GIVE ME FREE STUFF
  •   

      
     

Similar Forum Threads

  1. Vitamin while on cycle?
    By Easttex3 in forum Anabolics
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 10-25-2010, 10:30 AM
  2. If you cycle orals, you should dose Vitamin K2
    By OnTheRoadTo in forum Supplements
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 09-09-2010, 02:06 PM
  3. GNC/Vitamin Shoppe pre-cycle
    By LAGear in forum Anabolics
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-17-2009, 02:35 PM
  4. vitamin e on cycle
    By sage in forum Anabolics
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: 12-03-2002, 03:35 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Log in
Log in