Publication:

The effect of moderate weight loss on overnight melatonin secretion (1990)

Author(s): Anderson IM, Gartside SE, Cowen PJ

  • : The effect of moderate weight loss on overnight melatonin secretion

Abstract: Overnight plasma melatonin level was measured in ten healthy women before and after a 4300 kJ (1000 kcal) diet in which they lost an average 3.1 kg. This weight loss did not significantly alter melatonin levels.

Notes: 0007-1250 (Print) Journal Article

  • Short Title: The effect of moderate weight loss on overnight melatonin secretion
  • Date: June 1990
  • Journal: British Journal of Psychiatry
  • Volume: 156
  • Issue: 6
  • Pages: 875-877
  • Publisher: Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Publication type: Article
  • Bibliographic status: Published

Keywords: Adult Diet, Reducing Female Humans Melatonin/blood/*secretion Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't Time Factors *Weight Loss

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