Combined Effects of Nutritional and Exercise Countermeasures
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00447044|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 13, 2007
Last Update Posted : June 19, 2009
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Muscular Atrophy Muscle Weakness||Behavioral: Resistance Exercise Dietary Supplement: diet orange soda Dietary Supplement: essential amino acids|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||31 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Combined Effects of Nutritional and Exercise Countermeasures|
|Study Start Date :||January 2007|
|Primary Completion Date :||June 2009|
|Study Completion Date :||June 2009|
Subjects drink essential amino acid supplement 3x day for 2 days.
Dietary Supplement: essential amino acids
Subjects drink 15 grams of EAA mixed into diet orange soda 3x day for 2 days.
Placebo Comparator: 1
Subjects receive inert substance versus protein supplement.
Dietary Supplement: diet orange soda
Subjects drink diet orange soda 3x day for 2 days.
Behavioral: Resistance Exercise
Subjects will lift weights with their legs.
- Fractional synthetic rate of muscle growth. [ Time Frame: two days. ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00447044
|United States, Arkansas|
|University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences|
|Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, 72205|
|Principal Investigator:||Arny Ferrando, PhD||University of Arkansas|