Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Treatment of Depression in Adolescents (PUFA)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00658476|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 15, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 27, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Depression||Dietary Supplement: Fish Oil Behavioral: Cognitive Behavior Therapy Other: Placebo||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||4 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Treating Adolescent Depression With Fish Oils|
|Study Start Date :||November 2006|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2009|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2009|
Experimental: Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Adolescents receive cognitive behavior therapy in combination with Omega-3 fatty acid supplements.
Dietary Supplement: Fish Oil
Omega-3 fatty acid supplements.Behavioral: Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Adolescents receive cognitive behavior therapy.
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Adolescents receive cognitive behavior therapy in combination with placebo.
Behavioral: Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Adolescents receive cognitive behavior therapy.Other: Placebo
- Child Depression Inventory - CDI [ Time Frame: 8 times for an average of 8 weeks ]
- Hamilton Depression Rating Scale [ Time Frame: 8 times for an average of 8 weeks ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00658476
|United States, California|
|Cedars-Sinai Medical Center|
|Los Angeles, California, United States, 90048|
|Principal Investigator:||Sayed Naqvi, M.D.||Cedars-Sinai Medical Center|