Studies related to Verbal Memory and L-Carnitine

Role Of Acetyl-L-carnitine In The Treatment Of Cognitive Deficit In Chronic Alcoholism

Effect Increase
Values Word fluency improved compared to baseline in the group that received acetyl-l-carnitine
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 55
Sex n/a
Age Range 30-44, 45-64
Notes for this study:
Patients with chronic alcoholism who were experiencing cognitive deficits received either 500 mg of acetyl-l-carnitine or placebo four times daily. A battery of neuropsychological tests were performed at baseline, 45, and 90 days alongside routine blood and urine tests at baseline and on day 90.