The Effects of Cordyceps Sinensis and Lingzhi on Cardiovascular Fitness and Cognitive Function
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01718548|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2012 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 31, 2012
Last Update Posted : October 31, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Physical Fitness Executive Function||Dietary Supplement: Cordyceps Sinensis (CS) and Lingzhi Dietary Supplement: Tea and Flour||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Care Provider)|
|Study Start Date :||December 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2013|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2013|
Active Comparator: CS and Lingzhi
CS liquid (each dosage is a bottle of liquid containing 30 ml: comprising 75% of CS, 6% Lingzhi, 6% shitake, 5% bamboo shoot, 2% honey, 0.1% potassium sorbet and 5.9% pure water) and Lingzhi capsule (each capsule contains 620mg of: 52.42% Lingzhi, 28.23% CS, and 19.35% soy gel ) ; one quarter bottle of CS to be ingested twice a day, and the Lingzhi capsule to be taken once a day, both for a period of 28 days.
Dietary Supplement: Cordyceps Sinensis (CS) and Lingzhi
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Liquid tea ingested twice a day and flour-filled capsules ingested once a day over a period of 28 days
Dietary Supplement: Tea and Flour
- Improvement in Cardiopulmonary Fitness after Ingestion of CS and Lingzhi Extracts [ Time Frame: 28 days ]Before and after 28-day ingestion of CS and Lingzhi extracts, subjects will undergo a graded exercise test on a treadmill and results will be compared.
- Effect of CS and Lingzhi on Cognitive Functioning [ Time Frame: 28 days ]Before and after 28-day ingestion of CS and Lingzhi the subjects undergo computerized cognitive tests and results will be compared.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01718548
|Wingate Institute||Not yet recruiting|
|Contact: Sharon Tsuk, PhD 09-8639235 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Sharon Tsuk, PhD|