Heavy Metal Urine Analysis in 20 Healthy Persons Taking Mineralox

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Recruitment Status : Suspended
First Posted : February 26, 2008
Last Update Posted : July 7, 2009
Information provided by:
CreoMed, Inc.

February 17, 2008
February 26, 2008
July 7, 2009
February 2008
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Heavy Metal Urine Analysis [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
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Heavy Metal Urine Analysis in 20 Healthy Persons Taking Mineralox
Heavy Metal Urine Analysis in 20 Healthy Persons Taking Mineralox
Researchers want to find out if urine heavy metal levels are changed in persons who use Mineralox Basic C™ (Mineralox). Mineralox is a zeolite (clinoptilolite) in combination with Vitamin C. Zeolites are natural supplements (nutraceuticals) that work at the cellular level to remove heavy metals and toxins that are accumulated in every day life safely from the body through the urine. The study doctor will give Mineralox to 20 people in this study to see if it helps with the heavy metal removal from the body.
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Phase 4
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Dietary Supplement: Mineralox C
Mineralox C 2 capsules three times a day.
Experimental: A
Intervention: Dietary Supplement: Mineralox C
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Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Females and Males age 18-75 without significant health problems as determined by the Principal Investigator.
  2. Nonsmoker
  3. Ability to understand informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Pregnancy
  2. Any serious or unstable disease within 6 months; seizure risk; diabetes mellitus requiring insulin or oral hypoglycemic medication; diagnosis of eating disorder, use of MAOI in the prior 14 days; hepatic or renal impairment; clinically significant cardiovascular disease within 6 months; uncontrolled hypertension; severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; baseline systolic blood pressure higher than150mm Hg or diastolic blood pressure higher than 95 mm Hg; history of cancer (except treated basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma of the skin); history of clinically significant allergic reactions or laboratory abnormalities,and patients taking AREDS Eye Vitamins.
  3. Major depressive disorder within the past year requiring treatment; history of panic disorder, psychosis, bipolar disorder, or eating disorder
  4. Intention to donate blood or blood products during treatment phase of the study;
  5. Alcohol or drug abuse/dependency within the past year
  6. Use of tobacco products other than cigarettes or use of marijuana
  7. Body mass index (calculated as weight in kilograms divided by the square height in meters) less than 15 or greater than 38 or weight less than 45.5 kg
  8. NRT, antidepressants, antipsychotics, mood stabilizers/anticonvulsants, naltrexone, steroids or insulin.
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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United States
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Joseph Pergolizzi, Jr., MD, NEMA Research, Inc
CreoMed, Inc.
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Principal Investigator: Joseph V Pergolizzi, MD NEMA Research, Inc.
CreoMed, Inc.
July 2009

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