Sunday, September 16, 2018 by Michelle Simmons
Red sage (Salvia miltiorrhiza) extracts have been used in traditional Asian medicine to treat various diseases ranging from heart conditions to liver problems. In a study published in the BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, red sage extracts combined with a liquefied calcium supplement was found to prevent osteoporosis due to estrogen deficiency.
The findings of the study suggested that red sage extracts combined with liquefied calcium supplement may prevent osteoporosis by improving bone mineral density.
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Park B, Song HS, Kwon JE, Cho SM, Jam S-A, Kim MY, Kang SC. EFFECTS OF SALVIA MILTIORRHIZA EXTRACT WITH SUPPLEMENTAL LIQUEFIED CALCIUM ON OSTEOPOROSIS IN CALCIUM-DEFICIENT OVARIECTOMIZED MICE. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 20 December 2017; 17(545). DOI: 10.1186/s12906-017-2047-y
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