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Impact of Energy Drinks and Panax Ginseng on Heart Rhythm

2015-10-09 10:23:22 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To assess the cardiac effects of an energy drink and Panax Ginseng in healthy volunteers.

Description

Energy drinks are composed of a variety of ingredients such as caffeine, taurine, and panax ginseng amongst others. The safety and efficacy of these ingredients individually and in combination need further exploration. This study is designed to assess the electrocardiographic and blood pressure effects of energy drinks and panax ginseng in healthy volunteers.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)

Conditions

Electrical Alternation of Heart

Intervention

Energy Drink, Panax Ginseng, Placebo

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

University of the Pacific

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-10-09T10:23:22-0400

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