Summary

for people ages 43 years and up (full criteria)
study started
Beatrice Golomb

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 plus individualized correction of citric acid cycle (CAC) intermediates and amino acid (AA) abnormalities as part of a mitochondrial/oxidative stress treatment approach in Gulf War Illness (GWI).

Keywords

Gulf War Syndrome Persian Gulf Syndrome Mitochondrial Disorders Syndrome Mitochondrial Diseases Cod Liver Oil Individualized mitochondrial cocktail Arctic cod liver oil capsules

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 43 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.

Details

Status
not yet accepting patients
Start Date
Sponsor
University of California, San Diego
ID
NCT02804828
Lead Scientist
Beatrice Golomb
Study Type
Interventional
Last Updated
June 2016