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The purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine whether a nutritional supplement with an amino acid called leucine along with resistance exercise are effective in the improvement of muscle strength and quality of life in elderly people.

Provided treatments

  • : L-leucine.
  • : Maltodextrin.
  • Behavioral: Exercise program.
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT00929929. The sponsor of the trial is Hospital Clinic of Barcelona and it is looking for 30 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Randomized Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Parallel Design, Pilot Study to Assess the Effect of a Nutritional Supplement With Leucine, Along With a Progressive Resistance Exercise Program, on Muscle Strength and Quality of Life in Elderly People.