Citicoline improves verbal memory in aging.

@article{Spiers1996CiticolineIV,
  title={Citicoline improves verbal memory in aging.},
  author={Paul A. Spiers and Daniela Myers and Gail S. Hochanadel and Harris Ritchie. Lieberman and RichardJ. Wurtman},
  journal={Archives of neurology},
  year={1996},
  volume={53 5},
  pages={
          441-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To test the verbal memory of older volunteers given citicoline. DESIGN A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel group design was employed in the initial study. After data analysis, a subgroup was identified whose members had relatively inefficient memories. These subjects were recruited for a second study that used a crossover design. The subjects took either placebo or citicoline, 1000 mg/d, for 3 months in the initial study. In the crossover study, subjects took… CONTINUE READING
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