Functional Assessment of Ashwagandaha Root Extract During Weight Loss

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    Loma Linda University
Updated on 8 August 2022


Patients who are involved in a clinical protocol driven 12 week medical weight loss intervention will be randomized to receive either a placebo or 600 mg of an ashwagandha root extract. The study endpoints are primarily the patients self-reported perception of life stress and sleep quality. The working hypothesis of this study is that the addition of aschwagandha to .the medical weight loss program will improve the self-reported perception of life stress and sleep quality


During this 12-week medical weight loss program, the randomized patients will also have a baseline measurements and final measurements of blood for selected adipokines , cytokines, and telomerase measurements

Condition Stress Fracture, dyssomnia, adiposity, Obesity, Obesity, Sleep Disorders, Sleep Disorders, Sleep Disorders (Pediatric), Sleep Disorders (Pediatric), Stress Reaction, Craving, sleep disorder, sleep disturbances, sleep problem, sleep disturbance, trouble sleeping, sleep dysfunction, difficulty sleeping, problems with sleeping, disturbed sleep
Treatment Placebo Capsule, Ashwagandha Root Extract Capsule
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT03112824
SponsorLoma Linda University
Last Modified on8 August 2022

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