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Effect of Pterostilbene on Cholesterol, Blood Pressure and Oxidative Stress

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Daniel Riche, University of Mississippi Medical Center Identifier:
First received: December 17, 2010
Last updated: May 2, 2013
Last verified: May 2013
Results First Received: March 19, 2013  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Conditions: Hyperlipidemia
Blood Pressure
Oxidative Stress
Interventions: Drug: Pterostilbene 50 mg twice daily
Drug: Placebo
Drug: Grape Extract
Drug: Pterostilbene 125 mg twice daily

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Recruitment Details
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Medical clinic

Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
High Dose Pterostilbene 125 mg twice daily
Low Dose Pterostilbene 50 mg twice daily
Low Dose Combination Pterostilbene 50 mg/Grape Extract 100 mg twice daily
Placebo Matching placebo twice daily

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    High Dose   Low Dose   Low Dose Combination   Placebo
STARTED   20   20   20   20 
COMPLETED   19   19   18   17 
NOT COMPLETED   1   1   2   3 

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1.  Primary:   Triglycerides   [ Time Frame: Baseline and 6-8 weeks ]

2.  Secondary:   Subjective Adverse Effects   [ Time Frame: Baseline and 6-8 weeks ]

3.  Secondary:   Blood Pressure   [ Time Frame: 6-8 weeks ]
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