Effectiveness of Quaker Complete Nutrition Supplements for Malnourished Adults

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Standard Food Incorporated and Quaker Oats
Information provided by:
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00523900
First received: August 31, 2007
Last updated: October 19, 2009
Last verified: August 2007

August 31, 2007
October 19, 2009
August 2007
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To assess weight-gain efficacy following 8 weeks of dietary supplementation among malnourished adults. [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
To assess weight-gain efficacy following 8 weeks of dietary supplementation among malnourished adults. [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00523900 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
To compare biochemical and immune markers before and following 8 weeks of treatment with dietary supplements. [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
To compare biochemical and immune markers before and following 8 weeks of treatment with dietary supplements. [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
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Effectiveness of Quaker Complete Nutrition Supplements for Malnourished Adults
Effectiveness of Quaker Complete Nutrition Supplements for Malnourished Adults

Intervention study in malnourished adults to assess whether a nutritional supplement given for 8 weeks in addition to the subject's usual diet improves body weight, body composition, biochemical and immune parameters.

Criteria to be included in this study include:

BMI (Body Mass Index) under 19 Free of cancer, HIV/AIDS, bulimia/anorexia and any malabsorption disorders

Description:

We are studying whether adding nutritional shakes will help participants gain weight and improve their health and immunity. This study lasts about 8 weeks and has a total of 7 visits.

Interventional
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Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Malnutrition
Dietary Supplement: Quaker Complete Nutrition Supplements
3-6 250ml cans of Quaker Complete Nutrition Supplements per day
Experimental: Experimental
Malnourished adults who will be given a dietary supplement.
Intervention: Dietary Supplement: Quaker Complete Nutrition Supplements
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
40
December 2008
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • BMI (Body Mass Index) under 19
  • Adult

Exclusion Criteria:

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Cancer
  • malabsorption disorder
Both
18 Years to 95 Years
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT00523900
IRB00000428
No
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Standard Food Incorporated and Quaker Oats
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Cheskin, M.D Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
August 2007

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