Effect of Cinnamon Extract on Insulin Resistance in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (Eccentric)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00970541|
Recruitment Status : Terminated (Recruitment)
First Posted : September 2, 2009
Last Update Posted : February 15, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Insulin Resistance||Dietary Supplement: Cinnamon Supplementation Dietary Supplement: Placebo (wheat flour)||Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||8 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Investigator)|
|Official Title:||Phase 1 Study That Will Compare 12 Weeks of Supplementation With Cinnamon Extract on the Action of Insulin and Blood Sugar (Glucose) With 12 Weeks of Supplementation With a Placebo.|
|Study Start Date :||August 2009|
|Primary Completion Date :||June 2013|
|Study Completion Date :||June 2013|
Active Comparator: Cinnamon Supplementation
A 500mg (consumed as two, 250mg capsules) of cinnamon extract (Cinnamon Bark P.E> 20:1) will be consumed before meals, three times per day.
Dietary Supplement: Cinnamon Supplementation
1, 3, or 6g of cinnamon per day for 40 days
Other Name: The bark of Cinnamoni Cassae
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
A 500 mg placebo (wheat flour) will be consumed before meals, three times per day.
Dietary Supplement: Placebo (wheat flour)
1, 3, or 6g of placebo per day for 40 days
Other Name: 500mg placebo (wheat flour) will be cnsumed before meals, three times per day.
- Insulin sensitivity measured by the euglycemic hyperinsulinemic clamp [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00970541
|United States, Louisiana|
|Pennington Biomedical Research Center|
|Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, 70808|
|Principal Investigator:||Leanne Redman, PhD||Pennington Biomedical Research Center|