Protein Requirement During Lactation
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03218956|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : July 17, 2017
Last Update Posted : October 26, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pregnancy||Dietary Supplement: Dietary supplement: Protein intake||Not Applicable|
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|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Determination of Dietary Protein Requirements in Healthy Women During Stages of Lactation|
|Actual Study Start Date :||September 30, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||May 15, 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||May 30, 2019|
Experimental: Protein intake
Dietary supplement: Protein intake
Dietary Supplement: Dietary supplement: Protein intake
Oral consumption of houly experimental meals. Includes 4 meals containing a mixture of free amino acids, carbohydrates from a flavored liquid, fat from corn oil and protein free cookies.
The last 4 meals will in addition contain labelled labelled 13C phenylalanine.
- 13C Phenylalanine Oxidation [ Time Frame: 8 hours ]Urine, breath and a single blood sample will be collected during the study to measure the rate of oxidation of 13C phenylalanine.
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03218956
|Contact: Rajavel Elango, PhD||604 875 2000 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Betina Rasmussen, MSc||604 875 2000 ext email@example.com|
|Canada, British Columbia|
|BC Children's Hospital Research Institute, University of British Columbia||Recruiting|
|Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z4H4|
|Contact: Rajavel Elango, PhD 604 ext 4911 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Rajavel Elango, PhD||University of British Columbia|