Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition appetite
Treatments egg breakfast, bagel breakfast
Sponsor Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Collaborator Egg Nutrition Center
Start date February 2012
End date August 2012
Trial size 30 participants
Trial identifier NCT01530061, PBRC12001

Summary

This study will determine which breakfast (egg breakfast or bagel breakfast) has the most beneficial effect on appetite.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Intervention model crossover assignment
Masking open label
Primary purpose prevention
Arm
(Experimental)
Preschool children participate in eating either an egg breakfast or a bagel breakfast.
egg breakfast Egg
Egg, Toast and Jelly
bagel breakfast Bagel
Bagel, Cream Cheese and Yogurt
(Experimental)
Teenagers participate in eating either an egg breakfast or a bagel breakfast.
egg breakfast Egg
Egg, Toast and Jelly
bagel breakfast Bagel
Bagel, Cream Cheese and Yogurt

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Lunch time food intake
time frame: 1 day

Secondary Outcomes

Measure
Visual Analog Scale Ratings
time frame: 1 day
Blood appetite hormone
time frame: 1 day

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 4 years up to 17 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - • Is a healthy boy or girl between 14 and 17 years of age - Is a healthy boy or girl between 4 and 6 years of age Exclusion Criteria: - • Is suffering from any diseases such as major heart conditions, type 1 diabetes, cancer, eating disorders, or any serious illness that requires intensive and long-term medical treatment - Has allergies/sensitivities/dislikes to eggs, soy, or wheat - Uses drugs recreationally - Is actively attempting to lose weight

Additional Information

Official title The Satiating Effect of Eggs in Children
Principal investigator Nikhil Dhurandhar, PhD
Description Test Day 1 (about 4 hours) - This is a fasting visit (nothing besides water 12 hours prior to visit) - Your child will be offered one of two breakfasts (egg breakfast or bagel breakfast) . He/she will be asked to eat all the food that is provided. - He/she will be asked to rate the taste of the meal. - He/she will be offered a pasta lunch. Test Day 2 (about 4 hours) - This will be scheduled 1 week after Test Day 1 - This is a fasting visit (nothing besides water 12 hours prior to visit) - The procedures for this visit are the same as for Test Day 1. Your child will be offered the breakfast that he/she did not receive at the last visit. The sequence of the 2 breakfasts will be randomly assigned to each child.
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in August 2012.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Pennington Biomedical Research Center.