Effect of South Beach Diet (SBD™) Using SBD™ Products Compared to a Calorie-Restricted Diet in Women

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
KGK Synergize Inc.
Information provided by:
Mondelēz International, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00932516
First received: June 30, 2009
Last updated: July 2, 2009
Last verified: July 2009
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to examine the effectiveness of the South Beach Diet™ and South Beach Diet™ products compared to a traditional calorie restricted diet.


Condition Intervention
Overweight
Behavioral: South Beach Diet™ with South Beach Diet™ Products
Behavioral: South Beach Diet™
Behavioral: Calorie restricted diet with South Beach Diet™ Products
Behavioral: Calorie Restricted Diet

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effect of South Beach Diet™ Using South Beach Diet™ Products Compared to a Traditional Calorie-Restricted Diet in Non-Diabetic Women

Further study details as provided by Mondelēz International, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change in body weight from baseline to week 24 [ Time Frame: 24 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Assess the satiety response to the individual diets [ Time Frame: 24 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Analyze circumference measurements & body composition; blood glucose, HbA1c, insulin, lipid profile, blood pressure & questionnaire responses on food cravings and quality of life [ Time Frame: 24 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 248
Study Start Date: March 2007
Study Completion Date: April 2008
Primary Completion Date: March 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: South Beach Diet™ with SBD™ Products Behavioral: South Beach Diet™ with South Beach Diet™ Products
Active Comparator: South Beach Diet™ alone Behavioral: South Beach Diet™
Active Comparator: Calorie restricted diet w/ SBD™ Products Behavioral: Calorie restricted diet with South Beach Diet™ Products
Active Comparator: Calorie Restricted Diet alone Behavioral: Calorie Restricted Diet

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 55 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Female age 18 to 55 years
  2. Females of childbearing potential must agree to use a medically approved method of birth control and have a negative urine pregnancy test result
  3. Healthy as determined by laboratory results and medical history
  4. Waist circumference > 87 cm
  5. Stable weight defined as < 4.5 kg gained or lost in past 3 months
  6. Agreement to maintain current level of physical activity throughout the study
  7. Ability to comprehend and complete the questionnaires and forms
  8. Agreement to comply with study procedures, test article consumption and has access to a microwave oven
  9. Voluntary, written, informed consent to participate in the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning to become pregnant during the course of the trial
  2. Use of prescription or over the counter products known to effect weight including but not limited to the following: megestrol acetate; somatropin; sibutramine; orlistat; paroxetine; dextroamphetamine; methylphenidate; atomoxetine; quetiapine; olanzepine; risperidone, within 4 weeks of randomization and during the trial
  3. Alcohol use > 2 standard alcoholic drinks per day
  4. Significant cardiac history defined as a history of myocardial infarction (MI); coronary angioplasty or bypass graft(s); valvular disease or repair; unstable angina pectoris; transient ischemic attack (TIA); cerebrovascular accidents (CVA); congestive heart failure; or coronary artery disease (CAD)
  5. History of or current diagnosis of any cancer (except for successfully treated basal cell carcinoma) diagnosed less than 5 years prior to screening Subjects with cancer in full remission for more than 5 years are acceptable
  6. Uncontrolled hypertension defined as untreated systolic blood pressure > 160 mmHg and/or diastolic blood pressure > 100 mmHg
  7. Diabetes mellitus Type I or Type II
  8. Unstable renal and/or liver disease
  9. History of alcohol or drug abuse within the past year
  10. Unstable psychiatric disorder requiring hospitalization within the past 6 months
  11. Immunocompromised individuals such as subjects that have undergone organ transplantation or subjects diagnosed with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
  12. History of hemoglobinopathies such as sickle cell anemia or thalassemia, sideroblastic anemia
  13. Participation in another clinical research trial within 30 days prior to randomization and during the trial
  14. Significant abnormal liver function as defined as AST and/or ALT > 2 x ULN, and/or bilirubin > 2 x ULN
  15. Serum creatinine > 125 umol/L
  16. Anemia of any etiology defined as hemoglobin < 110 g/L
  17. Uncontrolled and/or untreated thyroid disorder
  18. Unstable medications (Dosage must be stable for 90 days prior to randomization)
  19. History of food allergies or sensitivities including lactose intolerance
  20. Vegetarians
  21. Cognitively impaired and/or unable to give informed consent
  22. Any other condition which in the Investigator's opinion may adversely affect the subject's ability to complete the study or its measures or which may pose significant risk to the subject
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00932516

Locations
United States, California
Medicus Research
Northridge, California, United States, 91325
United States, Florida
SIBR Research
Bradenton, Florida, United States, 34205
Miami Research Associates
Miami, Florida, United States, 33143
United States, Virginia
Chase Wellness & Research Center
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, 23455
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mondelēz International, Inc.
KGK Synergize Inc.
Investigators
Study Director: David Crowley, MD KGK Synergize Inc.
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Richard Black, PhD/VP, Nutrition, Kraft Foods
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00932516     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 07SWHK-NONDIABETIC
Study First Received: June 30, 2009
Last Updated: July 2, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Mondelēz International, Inc.:
South Beach Diet™
overweight
obesity
satiety
weight loss

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms

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