The Bronx, New York 10461

  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Purpose:

Doctors are studying natural oils as potential therapies for type 2 diabetes. Animal studies have suggested promising results using EPA (found in fish oils) to improve insulin action and lower blood sugar levels.


Study summary:

PARTICIPATION INCLUDES: Participation in the studies includes taking study capsules for up to 21 days, keeping a meal diary, and up to four overnight hospital stays. During the hospital visits, an IV will be placed in each arm, and small amounts of muscle and fat tissue will be removed (with minimal discomfort). COMPENSATION: Compensation of $400 per study is provided (or up to $1,600 for completing all studies)


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: Type 2 subjects with an A1c over 8.% Exclusion Criteria: Those with bleeding disorders including GERD, PUD, any GI bleeding; High blood pressure, and anyone with a history of Coronary Artery Disease or exertional chest pain


NCT ID:

NCT00179400


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Meredith Hawkins, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Inc.


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

The Bronx, New York 10461
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: April 03, 2020

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