Oral nutritional supplement fortified with beta-alanine improves physical working capacity in older adults: A randomized, placebo-controlled study

@article{McCormack2013OralNS,
  title={Oral nutritional supplement fortified with beta-alanine improves physical working capacity in older adults: A randomized, placebo-controlled study},
  author={William. P. McCormack and Jeffrey Stout and Nadia S. Emerson and Tyler C. Scanlon and Ashlee M. Warren and Adam J Wells and A. Mariano Gonz{\'a}lez and Gerald T Mangine and Edward Heath Robinson and Maren S Fragala and Jay R. Hoffman},
  journal={Experimental Gerontology},
  year={2013},
  volume={48},
  pages={933-939}
}
This study examined the effects of an oral nutritional supplement fortified with two different doses of beta-alanine on body composition, muscle function and physical capacity in older adults. Using a double-blind placebo controlled design, 60 men and women (age ± SD = 70.7 ± 6.2 yrs) were randomly assigned to one of three treatment groups: 1) oral nutritional supplement (ONS; n = 20) (8 oz; 230 kcal; 12 g PRO; 31 g CHO; 6 g FAT), 2) ONS plus 800 mg beta-alanine (ONS800; n = 19), and 3) ONS… CONTINUE READING
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