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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Dietary Supplements, Heart Rate/Drug Effects, Lactic Acid/Metabolism, Physical Education and Training/Methods or Wheelchairs
and you are
between 18 and 55
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

A positive ergogenic effect of sodium citrate and caffeine ingestion in a short-term, high-intensity exercise task was shown by several studies. These studies were conducted with healthy, able-bodied subjects. The aim of the study is to investigate whether caffeine or sodium citrate ingestion could enhance performance in spinal cord injured wheelchair athletes. It is a double blind, placebo controlled and randomized study.

Provided treatments

  • : Caffeine
  • : Sodium Citrate
  • : Mannitol
  • : Sodium Chloride

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01591226. The sponsor of the trial is Swiss Paraplegic Centre Nottwil and it is looking for 9 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Effects of Caffeine and Sodium Citrate Ingestion in 1500m Wheelchair Racing Athletes