Efficacy of Curcumin on Aortic Atherosclerosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis in Mouse Studies and Insights into Possible Mechanisms
Forest plot of curcumin on aortic lesion area. (a) Overall effect of curcumin. (b) Subgroup analysis of low standardized dosage curcumin. (c) Subgroup analysis of medium standardized dosage curcumin. (d) Subgroup analysis of high standardized dosage curcumin. Low standardized dosage, less than 100 mg/kg per day BW; medium standardized dosage, between l00 mg/kg per day BW and 200 mg/kg per day BW; high standardized dosage, more than 200 mg/kg per day BW; SD: standard deviation; Std.: standard; IV: inverse variance; CI: confidence interval. was considered to be statistically different.