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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Overweight and Obesity
and you are
between 18 and 70
years old
This is an advanced phase trial assessing
the effectiveness of the new treatment before being released on the market.
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The purpose

To study the effects of Flaxseed supplement on weight, lipid profile and inflammatory factors in subjects with over weight and obesity, 50 patients will be randomly allocated to receive placebo or 30 grams milled Flaxseed for 12 weeks; both groups will be advised to adherence the investigators' diet and exercise program too. At the first and the end of the intervention, weight, waist and hip circumference, lipid profile and some inflammatory markers will be assessed and compared between groups.

Provided treatments

  • : flaxseed
  • : Placebo
  • Behavioral: Exercise recommendation
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02410668. The sponsor of the trial is National Nutrition and Food Technology Institute and it is looking for 50 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
The Effects of Flaxseed Supplement on Weight, Lipid Profile and Inflammatory Factors in Overweight and Obese Subjects