The following is a list of clinical trials, most double-blinded and placebo-controlled, recorded at the National Medical Library, MEDLINE, as abstracted by GreenMedInfo for rose hips:
1. Rosehip extract may be useful as a supplement to safely reduce abdominal visceral fat in preobese subjects.
2. Rose-hip powder significantly alleviates symptoms of osteoarthritis.
3. Rose hip powder from (Rosa canina) improves symptoms of chronic pain.
4. Rosa canina fruit capsules were able to reduce the incidence of urinary tract infection after cesarean section.
5. A hot-water extract of rose hip exerted an anti-prediabetic effect in a rat model.
6. Rosa canina extract has a hepatoprotective effect in STZ-induced diabetes in rats.
7. Rosa canina extract has the antihyperglycemic and antihyperlipidemic effects in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
8. Rose hip is a suitable dietary supplement for preventing atherosclerotic plaques formation.
9. This herbal extract could have anti-dementia properties and improve spatial learning and memory in sporadic Alzheimer's disease rat model.
10. A combination [Oregano, Rose , Rose Hips, Sage, Sea buckthorn, Vitamin D] of plant extracts could induce anti-proliferative and apoptosis in acute myeloid leukemia cells.
11. Rose hip and Lactobacillus plantarum may be used as a pretreatment to tissue injuries.
12. Rose hip inhibits neutrophil respiratory burst.
13. Rose hips (Rosa canina) have significant anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activity independent of vitamin C content.
14. Rosehip extract reduces inflammation by inhibiting ***-1 and ***-2 enzyme activity.
15. Rosehip extracts are a powerful antioxidant that produces an antiproliferative effect in Caco-2 cells.
16. Tea extracts [Black Tea, Green Tea, Rose Hips, Sage] facilitated free radical production in leukemia cells but protected normal cells from UV radiation.