Dietary phylloquinone and menaquinones intakes and risk of type 2 diabetes.
What does K stand for?
K stands for Phylloquinone (vitamin)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
In contrast to the seven positive Japanese studies, in a double-blind trial, 381 postmenopausal women received phylloquinone 1 mg/day, MK4 45 mg/day, or placebo for 12 months.
As early as the 1930s, however, researchers have known that vitamin K can be found in two forms--vitamin K1 or phylloquinone (found in green and leafy vegetables and algae), and vitamin K2, which has been shown to be more bioavailable.
This study was originally designed to assess the effect of vitamin K1, or phylloquinone, supplementation on changes in bone mineral density and vascular calcification.
These include the naturally occurring form phylloquinone (vitamin [K.
35 Phylloquinone is one of the chemicals in which vitamin group?
They determined that a low phylloquinone intake did not appear to be an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease.