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Creatine may slow the progression of ALS by boosting energy supplies to weakening muscles and deteriorating motor nerves. A metabolic supplement, many atheletes take creatine to increase muscle strength.

Type: Small Molecule
Stage: Phase III
Status: Ongoing
Sponsor: Avicena

TDI Says:

We think that creatine may be moderately beneficial in people with ALS. A phase III clinical trial is ongoing.

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Published Results

Clinical Trials

    Study of Creatine Monohydrate in Patients With ALS

    The purpose of this study is to determine whether nine months of administration of creatine monohydrate results in an increase in muscle strength in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

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