The Glycemic Effect of Taking a Supplementation of Orange Juice With Fibers

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2009 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : August 27, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 27, 2009
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Brief Summary:

The aim of this study is to investigate the glycemic effect of supplementation Fibers in orange juice.

This will be a double-blind parallel controlled study. Each subject will serve as his own control.

Study population will include 10 subjects. The subjects will be randomly assigned to receive one of two juices in occasion, in two visits. Each drink will be containing orange juice with\without fibers.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy People Other: Other: Dietary Fibers Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Study Start Date : September 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 2010
Study Completion Date : May 2010

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Dietary Fiber
U.S. FDA Resources

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To investigate the Glycemic Effect by drawing blood for glucose and insulin

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy Volunteers
  • Age 60 >18 years
  • Written informed consent
  • Consumers of orange drinks: freshly squeezed juices, commercial pasteurized juices and / or orange soft drinks
  • Regular eating pattern

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with chronic disease sach as:

    • diabetes,
    • cancer,
    • C.O.P.D.,
    • metabolic syndrome,
    • overweight,
    • kidney failure,
    • heart disease,
    • osteoporosis.
  • Antibiotic treatment in the last 4 weeks
  • Subjects on regular probiotic or prebiotic supplementation, unless they do 2 weeks of wash out.
  • Subjects with intestinal disorders such as: IBD, IBS, celiac, colon cancer.
  • Subjects after intestinal surgery.
  • Use of medicines for lowering cholesterol (simvastatin), sugar control
  • Pregnancy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00966862

Suorasky Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Tel Aviv, Israel
Contact: Nachum Vaisman, Prof'    +972-3-6974807   
Principal Investigator: Nachum Vaisman, Prof'         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Nachum Vaisman, Prof' Suorasky Medical Center Identifier: NCT00966862     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TASMC-09-NV-237-CTIL
First Posted: August 27, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 27, 2009
Last Verified: May 2009