Effect of Elderberry Juice on Cognition and Inflammation in Patients With Mild Cognitive Impairment
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02414607|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 13, 2015
Last Update Posted : March 25, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Mild Cognitive Impairment||Biological: Elderberry Juice Other: Placebo||Phase 1 Phase 2|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||24 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Effect of Elderberry Juice on Cognition and Inflammation in Patients With Mild Cognitive Impairment|
|Study Start Date :||September 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2019|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2019|
Experimental: Elderberry Juice
Participants will drink 5ml of elderberry juice, diluted in 8oz of water, 3 times per day for three months.
Biological: Elderberry Juice
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Participants will drink 5ml of colored water, diluted in 8oz of water, 3 times per day for three months.
- Change in Visual Spatial Problem Solving Battery (VSP) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Problem solving task for detecting non-memory impairments in MCI
- Change in Clinical Dementia Rating (CDR) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Assesses memory, orientation, judgement and problem solving, community affairs, home/hobbies, personal care.
- Change in Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Screening for cognitive impairment sampling functions including arithmetic, memory and orientation.
- Change in Hopkins Verbal Learning (HVL) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Assesses verbal learning and memory.
- Change in Boston Naming Test (BNT) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Measures word retrieval
- Change in Rey Complex Figure Task (Rey) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Participants reproduce complicated line drawings.
- Change in Anagrams [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Rearranging letters to form words
- Change in Instrumental Activities of Daily Living Scale (IADLS) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Assesses daily self-care activities
- Change in Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) [ Time Frame: 12 wks, 6 mos ]Assesses functional performance in: visuospatial/executive, naming, memory, attention, language, abstraction, delayed recall, and orientation
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02414607
|United States, Missouri|
|University of Missouri Hospital|
|Columbia, Missouri, United States, 65212|
|Principal Investigator:||David Q Beversdorf, MD||University of Missouri-Columbia|