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Citicoline, Creatine, and Omega-3 Effects in Middle Age Women

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01502813
First Posted: January 2, 2012
Last Update Posted: May 30, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Deborah Yurgelun-Todd, University of Utah
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to determine the functional effects of a citicoline, creatine, and omega-3 fatty acids combination when administered for a duration of four weeks (28 days) to non-psychiatric adult female participants.

Condition Intervention
Cognitive Benefits Drug: Citicoline, Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Creatine

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Deborah Yurgelun-Todd, University of Utah:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from Baseline in Neuropsychological Tests that measure attention and memory at 14 days [ Time Frame: Baseline and 14 days from baseline ]
    Neuropsychological testing will be administered during baseline and at 14 days. The testing will be used to evaluate the effect of the supplements on memory and attention.

  • Change from Baseline in Neuropsychological Tests that measure attention and memory at 28 days [ Time Frame: Baseline and 28 days from baseline ]
    Neuropsychological testing will be administered during baseline and at 28 days. The testing will be used to evaluate the effect of the supplements on memory and attention.


Enrollment: 25
Study Start Date: February 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 30, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 30, 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Citicoline, Creatine, and Omega-3 Arm Drug: Citicoline, Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Creatine
Citicoline: 500 mg/day for 28 days Omega-3 Fatty Acids: 2 g/day for 28 days Creatine: 5 g/day for 28 days
Other Names:
  • CDP-Citicoline
  • Creatine monohydrate

Detailed Description:
Standard clinical measures for mood and neuropsychological measures of attention, cognitive inhibition and memory will be applied before, during, and after a course of a daily supplementation of citicoline, creatine and omega-3 for 28 days to non-psychiatric adult female participants. We hypothesis that the combination of supplements will improve memory and attention in healthy adult women.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female
  • Age 40-60 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Significant medical condition
  • History of co-morbid psychiatric disorders
  • Current Axis I or II diagnosis
  • Past participation in a pharmacotherapeutic trial
  • Head injury with LOC>5 minutes
  • Use of psychotropic medication
  • History of fish allergies
  • Medical condition associated with clinically significant decreases in coagulability
  • Use of anticoagulant medication
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01502813


Locations
United States, Utah
The Brain Institute
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, 84108
Sponsors and Collaborators
Deborah Yurgelun-Todd
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Deborah Yurgelun-Todd, PhD The Brain Institute, University of Utah
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Deborah Yurgelun-Todd, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Utah
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01502813     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IRB_48136
First Submitted: December 20, 2011
First Posted: January 2, 2012
Last Update Posted: May 30, 2017
Last Verified: May 2017

Keywords provided by Deborah Yurgelun-Todd, University of Utah:
Neuropsychological testing
Dietary supplements

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cytidine Diphosphate Choline
Nootropic Agents