Dietary Nitrate and Muscle Power with Aging

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Healthy | healthy | aging
  • Age: Between 65 - 79 Years
  • Gender: Female
  • Inclusion:
    ·         Men and women age 65-79
    ·         In good health, as determined by a review of your medical history, physical examination, EKG, and routine blood and urine tests 
    Exclusion:
    ·         Men and women <65 or >79 years of age
    ·         Unable to provide informed consent
    ·         Currently pregnant or lactating
    ·         Current smokers
    ·         Significant orthopedic limitations or other contraindications to strenuous exercise
    ·         Those taking phosphodiesterase inhibitors (e.g., Viagra, Levitra, or Cialis)
    ·         Those taking proton pump inhibitors, antacids, xanthine oxidase inhibitors, or on hormone replacement therapy
    ·         History of major metabolic disease (e.g., type I and type II diabetes, thyroid disorders), neuromuscular disease (e.g., cervical spondylotic radiculomyelopathy, lumbar spondylosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Guillain-Barré syndrome, and acquired demyelinating polyneuropathies), cardiovascular disease (e.g., > stage II hypertension, heart failure, myocardial infarction/ischemia, significant myocardial or pericardial diseases (e.g. amyloidosis, constriction), moderate or severe valvular disease, renal disease, liver disease, or anemia
     
     

Recruitment Status

Open

Contact the research team to learn more about this study.

Fields marked with asterisk (*) are required

Please verify that you are not a bot.

By clicking "Contact Research Team", your contact information will be sent securely to the research staff associated with the study. You will also receive a copy of this email in your inbox, as well as other notifications to determine your participation status in the study.

Volunteer Sign up

Volunteer Registry

Create your profile and be matched to research opportunities

Register Now!

Contact Us

If you need help finding a study or have any questions, please contact us at inhealth@iu.edu or by phone at (888) 264-0005.