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Peanuts + Exercise for Fitness & Strength

Research Sponsored by Southwestern University
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Be between 18 and 65 years old
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up from baseline to the end of the training program at 16 weeks.
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Study Summary

This trial will explore how peanut consumption impacts exercise training adaptations like muscle strength, muscle mass, & cardiorespiratory fitness in middle-aged men & women.

Who is the study for?
This trial is for healthy, non-smoking men and women aged 30-55 who haven't trained in the last 6 months. They should not be trying to change their weight, have a BMI under 35, and no medical conditions that interfere with exercise or require special diets. People with unstable heart conditions, diabetes, hormone therapies, pregnancy or attempting it, certain disorders or allergies to peanuts/dairy can't join.Check my eligibility
What is being tested?
The study tests how eating peanuts after workouts affects muscle strength gains and improvements in cardio fitness from combined resistance and aerobic exercises over time in middle-aged adults.See study design
What are the potential side effects?
Since this trial involves consuming peanuts post-exercise, potential side effects may include allergic reactions for those sensitive to nuts. Exercise might cause muscle soreness or injury if not done correctly.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~from baseline to the end of the training program at 16 weeks.
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and from baseline to the end of the training program at 16 weeks. for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Cardiorespiratory fitness
Muscle strength
Total Lean Mass

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Active Control
Placebo Group
Group I: Peanut/Carbohydrate Consumption Exercise TrainingActive Control1 Intervention
Participants in this group will undergo 16 weeks of concurrent exercise training (4 sessions/week) consuming a peanut-based rice/oatmilk smoothie after each workout
Group II: Carbohydrate Consumption Exercise TrainingPlacebo Group1 Intervention
Participants in this group will undergo 16 weeks of concurrent exercise training (4 sessions/week) consuming a rice/oatmilk smoothie after each workout

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Southwestern UniversityLead Sponsor

Media Library

Exercise Training (Other) Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05932875 — N/A
Cardiorespiratory Fitness Research Study Groups: Peanut/Carbohydrate Consumption Exercise Training, Carbohydrate Consumption Exercise Training
Cardiorespiratory Fitness Clinical Trial 2023: Exercise Training Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT05932875 — N/A
Exercise Training (Other) 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT05932875 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

For whom is enrollment in this trial suitable?

"To be eligible for the trial, potential participants must meet two criteria: they should possess muscular strength and fall within an age range of 30-55. The medical study is currently recruiting 48 individuals in total."

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Are there age limitations for participants of this trial?

"This research study is looking for individuals aged between 30 and 55 years old. For those below 18, there are 7 other clinical trials available while 17 more have been designed specifically for the senior demographic."

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How many individuals are currently participating in this experiment?

"Affirmative, according to clinicaltrials.gov the study is still welcoming participants after being posted on May 30th 2023 and updated most recently on June 27th of that same year. The trial requires 48 patients across one location."

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Have enrollment opportunities opened up for this research endeavor?

"Affirmative. The information on clinicaltrials.gov indicates that this medical trial is actively seeking enrollees, with the initial posting occurring on May 30th 2023 and last updated June 27th of the same year. Aspiring participants are needed from one single site to bring total enrollment up to 48 individuals."

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~26 spots leftby Apr 2025