Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Parkinson's Disease+1 More
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will study how well N-Acetyl Cysteine works in patients with Parkinson's disease by measuring dopamine function and clinical symptoms.

Eligible Conditions
  • Parkinson's Disease

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: approximately 12 months ± 3 months

Month 6
Blood Draw
Month 12
Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale or Movement Disorders Scale
Month 12
Month 12
Profile of Mood States
Month 12
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS)
Month 12
Beck Depression Inventory
Month 12
Parkinson's Disease Questionnaire-39.

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

2 of 3
This is further along than 68% of similar trials

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

50 Total Participants · 0 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Treatment · No Placebo Group · Phase 2

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: approximately 12 months ± 3 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Thomas Jefferson UniversityLead Sponsor
407 Previous Clinical Trials
135,455 Total Patients Enrolled
Daniel A Monti, MD, MBAStudy ChairTJU, Dept. Chair: Integrative Medicine and Nutritional Sciences
2 Previous Clinical Trials
60 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 6 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Subjects must be of childbearing potential and must practice effective contraception during the pilot study.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
What site did they apply to?
Thomas Jefferson University, Marcus Institute of Integrative Health Centers100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%

How responsive is this trial?

Typically responds via
Most responsive sites:
  1. Thomas Jefferson University, Marcus Institute of Integrative Health Centers: < 24 hours
Average response time
  • < 1 Day