Creatine Supplementation Prevents the Accumulation of Fat in the Livers of Rats Fed a High-Fat Diet

Share This Post


Journal: The Journal of Nutrition

Publication Date: 10/2011

Summary: The study investigated the effects on fatty liver development of feeding rats a control diet, a high-fat diet or a high-fat diet supplemented with creatine. Liver fat increased in the rats fed a high-fat diet over 3 weeks. This effect was prevented by supplementing the high-fat diet with creatine. 

Key Takeaways

When rats consumed a high fat diet, they showed an increase in liver fat. However, when the high fat diet was supplemented with creatine the increase in liver fat was prevented.

Creatine Prevents Rats From Getting Fatty Liver When Eating High Fat Diets

Share This Post

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Get Fun Carnivore Updates and inspirations

More To Explore

Ketogenic diet for weight loss

URL: Canadian Family PhysicianPublication Date: 12/2018Summary: Ketogenic diets can help patients lose about 2 kg more than low-fat diets do at 1 year, but higher-quality studies show no difference. Weight loss peaks at about 5 months but is often not sustained. Individual weight change can vary from losing 30 kg to gaining 10 kg

Vitamin D as a promising anticancer agent

URL: Indian Journal of PharmacologyPublication Date: 04/2011Summary: Presence of vitamin D receptors in noncalcemic tissues and subsequent identification of its involvement in growth factor(s)-mediated cellular function suggested its probable beneficial role in genesis, progression and survival of cancerous growths. Data collected from both in vitro and in vivo studies are highly optimistic regarding its

Do You Want To Achieve your Optimal Health?

Join us for a free 30-date trial. Cancel Anytime.