Time restricted eating for Obesity

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of California, Davis, Davis, CAObesity+2 MoreTime restricted eating - Behavioral
25 - 75
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trialwill research how restricting food intake to 6-10 hrs/day affects liver health in people with obesity/overweight. Results could provide insight into how meal timing can affect metabolic diseases.

Eligible Conditions
  • Obesity
  • Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: About 12 weeks

About 12 weeks
Change in Intrahepatic triglyceride (IHTG) content
Change in de novo lipogenesis (DNL)
Week 12
Change in glucose, free fatty acid and triglyceride levels in response to a meal

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

1 of 3
TRE isocaloric
1 of 3
TRE ad libitum
1 of 3

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

18 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Time restricted eating · No Placebo Group · N/A

TRE isocaloric
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Time restricted eating · Intervention Types: Behavioral
TRE ad libitum
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Time restricted eating · Intervention Types: Behavioral
ControlNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control · Intervention Types:
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Time restricted eating

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: about 12 weeks

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of California, DavisLead Sponsor
855 Previous Clinical Trials
5,025,305 Total Patients Enrolled
27 Trials studying Obesity
32,901 Patients Enrolled for Obesity

Eligibility Criteria

Age 25 - 75 · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You usually eat for 14 or more hours every day.
Both men and women.
Your body mass index (BMI) falls between 25 and 45 kg/m2.
You have been diagnosed with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) by a doctor.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I meet the prerequisites for enrollment in this exploration?

"Eligibility criteria for this trial necessitates that participants have obesity and are aged between 25 and 75. 18 applicants in total will be taken into the study." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is geriatric participation being sought in this research endeavor?

"The prerequisites for enrolment in this study are that patients need to be between 25 and 75 years of age." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What is the uppermost participant threshold for this clinical experiment?

"Affirmative. The details on clinicaltrials.gov verify that this medical test is currently open for participants, which was first posted in July 2021 and the most recent update being September 2022. This trial seeks 18 individuals from a single location to take part." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there currently opportunities for individuals to be part of this experiment?

"Clinicaltrials.gov displays that this research endeavour is still looking for volunteers; the study was initially posted on July 20th 2021 and recently updated on September 21st 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.