Cognitive effects of creatine ethyl ester supplementation

@article{Ling2009CognitiveEO,
  title={Cognitive effects of creatine ethyl ester supplementation},
  author={J. Ling and Minos Kritikos and Brian Tiplady},
  journal={Behavioural Pharmacology},
  year={2009},
  volume={20},
  pages={673-679}
}
Supplementation with creatine-based substances as a means of enhancing athletic performance has become widespread. [] Key Method This study used a new form of creatine--creatine ethyl ester--to investigate whether supplementation would improve performance in five cognitive tasks, using a double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Creatine dosing led to an improvement over the placebo condition on several measures. Although creatine seems to facilitate cognition on some tasks, these results require replication…

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