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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: A Randomized, Double-blind Placebo-controlled Phase III Trial of Coenzyme Q10 in Gulf War Illness
Principal Investigator:

Nancy G. Klimas

Location: Miami, FL
Congressional District Code: 18
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: January 2017 - December 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed Phase III study follows a promising Phase I/II double-blind, placebo-controlled crossover study of CoQ10 in 46 veterans with Gulf War illness (GWI) who met both the Kansas and CDC case definitions who were treated with 100mg or 300mg of a high bioavailability CoQ10 (ubiquinone) product or placebo. The study, performed by Dr. Beatrice Golomb and her team at the San Diego VA, found a significant improvement in men with GWI vs. placebo using...

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