The Use of L-Carnitine And CoQ10 Supplements In the Treatment of Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS)
This is a study with the principle goal being to learn about the use of L-Carnitine and CoQ10, two vitamin supplements that are currently being used to treat Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome, largely initiated by parents. We want to learn how effective these supplements are compared to standard treatment, at what dose, and what onset of action in order to initiate future prospective study on these supplements.
Observational Model: Family-Based, Time Perspective: Prospective
Co-Enzyme Q10, L-Carnitine and Amitriptyline Usage in Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS): A Research Study
How two vitamin supplements are being used to treat cyclic vomiting syndrome
How effective these supplements appear to be compared to standard treatment
Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS) is a condition where children and adults have repeated - attacks of severe vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain, headaches, and tiredness. These - episodes can last from several hours to several days.
MINIMUM AGE: N/A
MAXIMUM AGE: N/A
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Milwaukee. Wisconsin. 53226. United States.
July 31, 2008
January 14, 2010