Studies related to VO₂max and Capsaicin

Alterations Of Autonomic Nervous Activity And Energy Metabolism By Capsaicin Ingestion During Aerobic Exercise In Healthy Men

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 10
Sex Male
Age Range 18-29
Body Types Untrained
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of a single dose of 150mg capsaicin an hour prior to exercise does not alter heart rate nor the QT interval of the heart (suggesting no influence on depolarization and repolarization), but increased fat oxidation relative to placebo.