mct oil

  1. Mauritio

    MCTs and Coconut Milk increase bile excretion and activate FXR

    (*Coconut milk in the headline) These two study show that MCTs and Coconut milk increase bile acid excretion and inhibit re-absorption. It might very well be that the MCTs in coconut milk are responsbile for that effect, since it is about 50% lauric acid. I think that is an important point...
  2. Mauritio

    Alcohol only causes fatty liver when consumed with PUFA not with SFAs

    In this study they authors studied how the intake of saturated and unsaturated fats affect the effect of alchohol on the body. They looked at he usual things that alcohol consumption causes in the body (necrosis, fatty liver and inflammation), while also feeding the animals fish oil, corn oil...
  3. blackface

    What oil would provide the best absorbtion of transdermal hormones?

    Im planning to make another formula for transdermal application of hormones (DHEA, DHT, test base). I have tried DMSO and other stuff. I want to try just mixing ethanol + oil. The question is if the type of oil matters? Ie, would MCT oil provide better absorbtion than olive oil etc.? Im...
  4. johnwester130

    Best Topical Antifungal?

    fungal theory of baldness : dht promotes sebum sebum promotes bacteria growth bacteria growth promote baldness selsun potassium bicarbonate nizoral zinc borax - but won't dissolve in alcohol what else?
  5. A

    MCT Oil Reduces Seizures In Adults With Refractory Epilepsy

    This is a highly interesting study that tested the effect of MCT oil (55% octanoate, 45% decanoate) vs triheptanoin (a triglyceride that is composed of three seven-carbon (C7:0) fatty acids) in adults with refractory epilepsy. MCT seemed to be more effective, although the difference was not...
  6. Gadsie

    Why Isn't There More Enthousiasm About MCT Oil?

    There's a bunch of threads about people looking for verified fully hydrogenated coconut oil, because obviously we want to eliminate PUFA as much as possible (has anyone found one yet by the way?). Why aren't we all taking large amounts of MCT oil as a proper calorie source? This is 100%...
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