It’s believed that cis-Eicosatetraenoic acid has some protective effect against coronary heart disease and thrombosis.
cis-Eicosatetraenoic acid is a polyunsaturated cis fatty acid.
In this article, we list claims of potential benefits and/or side-effects of cis-eicosatetraenoic acid (20:4 c) that we have found research on. Every claim is listed with all of its sources. We get these claims from our Nutrition Tool.
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Research-Backed Beneficial Claims Of cis-Eicosatetraenoic Acid (20:4 c)
These are some of the potential research-backed health benefits of cis-eicosatetraenoic acid (20:4 c).
1. Cardiovascular Disease
cis-Eicosatetraenoic Acid (20:4 c) - Cardiovascular Disease
About this claim
Cardiovascular disease is something to avoid if possible. There are nutrients that might have the ability to aid in the quest of keeping your cardiovascular system healthy.
Research sources for this claim
- Compound Summary - 8Z,11Z,14Z,17Z-Eicosatetraenoic acid ◳
- Protective effect against coronary heart disease and thrombosis
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