Summary

Eligibility
for people ages 48 years and up (full criteria)
Location
at UCSD
Dates
study started
estimated completion
Principal Investigator
by Beatrice Golomb (ucsd)

Description

Summary

The purpose of this study is to develop preliminary evidence, such as effect size and variance estimates, to guide successful conduct of a properly-powered clinical trial to assess the benefit of a mitochondrial cocktail (incorporating individualization of treatment) in Gulf War illness (GWI).

Official Title

Beyond Benefits of Q10: Mitochondrial Cocktail for Gulf War Illness

Details

See below.

Keywords

Gulf War Syndrome Persian Gulf Syndrome Mitochondrial Disorders Mitochondrial Diseases Syndrome Individualized mitochondrial cocktail

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 48 years and up

  • Meet symptom criteria for Gulf War illness with BOTH the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Criteria (persistent symptoms in at least 2 of 3 designated symptom domains of fatigue/sleep, mood/cognition, and musculoskeletal) and Kansas Criteria (score a moderate or severe rating in at least 3 of the 6 symptom domains of fatigue, pain, neurological/cognitive/mood, skin, GI and respiratory).

You CAN'T join if...

  • Have conditions like multiple sclerosis or lupus that can produce similar symptoms and be confused for Gulf War illness.
  • Participating in a concurrent treatment trial.
  • Unwilling or unable to comply with the treatment protocol
  • Failed run-in; do not take at least 80% of run-in medications

Location

  • UC San Diego
    La Jolla California 92093 United States

Lead Scientist at University of California Health

  • Beatrice Golomb (ucsd)
    Professor In Residence, Medicine, Vc-health Sciences-schools. Authored (or co-authored) 96 research publications

Details

Status
in progress, not accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
University of California, San Diego
ID
NCT02804828
Study Type
Interventional
Participants
Expecting 16 study participants
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