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Improved Muscle Function in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Through L-Arginine and Metformin

key information

study id #: NCT02516085

condition: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

status: completed


The purpose of the study is to show that the intake of L-arginine and metformin improves muscle function and delays disease progression in patients with Duchenne’s muscular dystrophy.

intervention: Metformin, L-Arginine

mechanism of action: Muscle cell engery regulators to prevent muscle loss

results: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT02516085

last updated: November 22, 2018