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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Cardiovascular Disease
and you are
between 18 and 65
years old
This is a second phase trial assessing
efficacy and side effects of the new treatment.
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The purpose

The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy of high-oleic canola oil and a high-oleic canola/flaxseed oil blend as compared to a typical Western diet on plasma lipids, fatty acid profiles, and risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease in hypercholesterolemic patients. Furthermore, the metabolism of dietary oleic acid and alpha-linolenic acid contained in high-oleic canola oil and flaxseed oil will be investigated.

Provided treatments

  • : High-Oleic Canola Oil
  • : High-Oleic Canola/Flaxseed Oil Blend
  • : Western Dietary Control
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT00927199. The sponsor of the trial is University of Manitoba and it is looking for 36 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Efficacy of Consumption of High-oleic Canola and Flaxseed Oils in the Management of Hypercholesterolemia and Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors