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Title A clinical guide to inositols / edited by Vittorio Unfer, Didier Dewailly
Published Amsterdam : Academic Press, 2023


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Contents Intro -- A Clinical Guide to Inositols -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Contributors -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1: Introduction to the history of inositols: A tale of scientists -- Inositol: Early characterization in plants -- Inositol in animals: From metabolism to its pivotal roles in signaling processes -- Inositol in clinical practice: Early findings and stereoisomers -- References -- Chapter 2: Physiological and pathophysiological roles of inositols -- Introduction -- Evolution of inositols -- Activity of myo-Ins and its stereoisomers -- Glycemic control
Human reproduction -- myo-Ins-derived phospholipids -- Natural sources of inositols -- Inositol endogenous synthesis and catabolism -- Inositol transport system -- Inositols levels in plasma and tissues -- Inositols: From the physiology to the pathophysiology -- References -- Chapter 3: Effectiveness of Myo- and d-chiro-inositol in the treatment of metabolic disorders -- Introduction -- The global ̀̀metabolic epidemic:́́ Common soil for a clustering of disorders -- Prevalence and clinical manifestations -- Pathophysiological components of metabolic disease
Effect of inositols on ovarian function in PCOS -- Inositol resistance -- Conclusions -- References -- Chapter 6: Myo-inositol could restore peripheral inositol depletion induced by treatments for psychiatric and neurologica ... -- Introduction -- Side effects of the pharmacological therapies: Consequences of peripheral inositol depletion -- The efficacy of inositol supplementation -- Effectiveness and safety of inositols: A matter of dosages and ratios -- Conclusions -- References
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Inositol phosphates -- Therapeutic use
Inositol -- Therapeutic use
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Unfer, Vittorio, 1963- editor.
Dewailly, Didier, editor
ISBN 9780323985550