Use of Herbal Supplements in Weight Loss and Weight Maintenance
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00198809|
Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : September 20, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 20, 2005
Effects of herbal products on weight loss, weight maintenance and metabolic rate.
- The objective of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of two herbal weight loss products, BioLean and BioLean Free compared to each other and a matching placebo, in effects on appetite suppression, changes in metabolism, weight loss, and safety in overweight men and women over a 12 month active weight loss and weight maintenance program.
- This is a randomized double-blind study. The planned sample size is 180 healthy, overweight (BMI 27-40) males and females aged 18-60.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Obesity||Drug: Biolean + Diet education Drug: Biolean Free + Diet education Drug: Placebo + Diet education||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||250 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Use of Herbal Supplements in Weight Loss and Weight Maintenance|
|Study Start Date :||November 2002|
|Study Completion Date :||February 2004|
- blood pressure
- body composition
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00198809
|United States, Maryland|
|Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health|
|Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21205|
|Principal Investigator:||Lawrence J Cheskin, MD||Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health|