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Therapeutic Areas: Healthy Volunteers
Disease Category: Healthy Patient Studies
Location: United States, NY

Clinical Trial Details

Overview

Research Study Summary

The Effect of Resveratrol in Older Adults with Impaired Glucose Tolerance

Purpose

The purpose of this research study is to find out if resveratrol has beneficial effects on blood sugar levels and blood vessel function in adults with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT), which is also called "pre-diabetes". For the purpose of this research study "pre-diabetes" means that you have high blood sugar following a sweet drink (glucose tolerance test), but not high enough to be considered diabetic. Everyone who participates in this research study will receive active treatment with resveratrol 5,000 mg for 6 weeks and placebo (a pill with no active ingredient) treatment for 6 weeks.

Inclusion criteria:

  • Subjects must be between ages 50 and 80.
  • Subjects must be in good health.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Subjects must not have diabetes.

To Learn more
Phase

2

Gender

Both Male and Female

Age

50 to 80 Years

Overall Status

Recruiting

Facility Type

N/A

Contact

Danielle Powell, MPH, Study Coordinator
The Harold & Muriel Block Institute for Clinical and Translational Research at Einstein & Montefiore
Diabetes Clinical Trials Unit
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1575 Blondell Avenue, Suite 200
Bronx, NY 10467
Phone: (718) 405-8271

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CW ID: 177651

Date Last Changed: March 31, 2014


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