Measurement of Renal Function With Iohexol in Subjects Ingesting Carnitine

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Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : July 12, 2011
Last Update Posted : July 12, 2011
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Montefiore Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The investigators will measure renal function in subjects ingesting carnitine to determine if the product alters renal function.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Carnitine Ingestion Dietary Supplement: Carnitine Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 5 participants
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Measurement of Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) Using Iohexol in Healthy Subjects Taking Creatinine Supplements
Study Start Date : May 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2010

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Intervention Details:
  • Dietary Supplement: Carnitine
    Carnitine Ingestion

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Iohexol clearance [ Time Frame: 1 month ]
    Iohexol clearance will be measured

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • carnitine ingestion

Exclusion Criteria:

  • renal disease

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01392313

United States, New York
Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, New York, United States, 10467
Sponsors and Collaborators
Montefiore Medical Center

Responsible Party: Joel Neugarten MD, Montefiore Medical Center Identifier: NCT01392313     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10-03-068
First Posted: July 12, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2011
Last Verified: July 2011

Keywords provided by Montefiore Medical Center:
carnitine, kidney