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Cognition - b vitamins - 48855

High dose B-complex vitamin supplementation (B1, B2, B3, B5, B6 (25 mg), B9 and B12) taken in two tablets after breakfast daily in a complex of small doses of vitamins C and E, passion flower and inositol. [Hum Psychopharmacol, 2011 Sept 8; [Epub ahead of print]. 48855 (10/2011)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - arachidonic acid, docosahexaenoic acid, lcpufa - 50247

LCPUFA in infants fed variable amounts of docosahexaenoic acid (0.32% [normal amount in breast milk], 0.64%, and 0.96% of total fatty acids) and arachidonic acid (ARA; 0.64%) showed LCPUFA supplementation did not influence performance on standardized tests of language and performance at 18 mo; but significant positive effects were seen from 3 to 5 y on rule-learning and inhibition tasks, the Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test at 5 y, and the Weschler Primary Preschool Scales of Intelligence at 6 years.

[Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Aug;98(2):403-12. 50247 (10/2103)] Interview PubMed

Cognition - arginine - 34839

Arginine (L-) 400 mg/tab 2 b.i.d. (vascular dementia). [Am J Med, April 1, 2000; 108:439. 34839 (2000)] Summary Interview

Cognition - b vitamins - 48248

B Vitamins folic acid 0.8 mg/d, vitamin B12 0.5 mg/d and vitamin B6 20 mg/d. [PLoS One, 2010;5(9):e12244. 48248 (11/2010)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - chromium picolinate - 47952

Chromium picolinate as 1000 mcg of elemental chromium in one pill per day with the morning meal. [Nutr Neurosci, 2010; 13(3): 116-22. 47952 (7/2010)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - citicoline, memory - 50827

Citicoline at 500 mg 2 times daily improved Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) scores, Activities of Daily Living (ADL) and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) scales in elderly men and women with mild vascular cognitive impairment. [Clin Interv Aging. 2013;8:131-7. 50827 (7/2015)] Interview PubMed

Cognition - cocoa flavanols - 48676

Cocoa flavanols (CF) 773 mg from specially prepared dark chocolate in a onetime dose away from meals and after breakfast, with avoidances of caffeine, alcohol, and high flavonoid foods for 24 hours. [Physiol Behav, 2011 June 1;103(3-4): 255-60. 48676 (6/2011)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - creatine - 47670

Creatine at 5 gm qid for 1 week then gms per day. [Dyn Med, 2009 Dec 24; 8(1): 6. Epub ahead of print. 47670 (2/2010)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - creatine monohydrate - 45660

Creatine monohydrate 5 gm q.i.d. in elderly benefitted verbal and visual short term memory and long term memory (with or without meals). [Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn, 2007;14(5): 517-28. 45660 (1/2008)] Summary Interview

Cognition - dha, memory - 49567

DHA at 1.16 g/d from a fish source in capsules with a meal in a single or divided dose improved memory and reaction times of memory and that gender modulated the responses. Reaction times of episodic and working memory improved in the total group but in women, episodic memory improved significantly. ApoE did not modulate the responses to DHA treatment with the group as a whole, but when stratified for gender, ApoE may have resulted in greater improvements in reaction times in men who were carriers of the ApoE4 allele. Gender affected cognitive responses to DHA treatment. [Am J Clin Nutr, 2013 March 20; [Epub ahead of print]. 49567 (4/2013)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - diet - 43683 / 43803

Dietary intake of folic acid 400 ug/d, vitamin B6 3 mg/d and vitamin B12 10 ug/d slowed or eliminated cognitive decline in elderly. [Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Sep;82(3):627-35. 43683/43803 (11/2005)] Summary Interview

Cognition - green tea - 50050

Green tea consumption in ascending order of intake 1 to 5 or more cups per day is associated with a reduction in functional disability (cognitive function, depression, psychological distress, stroke) and healthy life expectancy, in a dose dependent fashion. [Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 March;95(3):732–739. 50050 (5/2012)] Interview PubMed

Cognition - homocysteine - 31018

Homocysteine elevation and dietary intake less than folic acid 400 ug/d, vitamin B6 3 mg/d and vitamin B12 10 ug/d increased cognitive decline. [Am J Clin Nutr, 1998;68:1104-10. 31018 (1999)] Summary Interview

Cognition - homocysteine - 43803

Homocysteine elevation and dietary intake less than folic acid 400 ug/d, vitamin B6 3 mg/d and vitamin B12 10 ug/d increased cognitive decline. [Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Sep;82(3):627-35. 43803 (11/2005)] Summary Interview

Cognition - hormone replacement therapy - 34054

Hormone replacement therapy (estradiol 1-2 mg/d plus synthetic progestins) reduced risk of cognitive impairment by 64%. [Menopause, 2005;12(1): 12-17. 34054 (5/2005)] Summary

Cognition - melatonin - 45955

Melatonin 3-6 mg (fast-release) at bedtime improved cognitive function in subjects with minimally impaired cognition. [J Pineal Res, 2007; 43(4): 404-409. 45955 (3/2008)] Summary Interview

Cognition - multivitamin - 49384

A multivitamin (Swisse Women’s 50+ formulation) designed for women aged over 50 years was given to women 64-82 years of age for 16 weeks once daily with breakfast improved spatial working memory performance.

[Physiol Behav, 2012, Aug 23;107(3):346-354 49384 (11/2012)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - nutraceutical combination - 46908

Nutraceutical Combination - Folic acid 400 mcg/d, vitamin E 30 IU/d, vitamin B12 6 mcg/d, S-adenosyl methionine 400mg/d, N-acetylcysteine 600mg/d and acetyl-L-carnitine 500 mg/d in 2 pills per day taken at any time improved cognition and mood. [J Alzheimer's Dis Other Demen, Dec/Jan 2009;23(6):571-585] [ Am J Alzheimer's Dis Other Demen, 2008 Dec 3; [Epub ahead of print]. 46908 (2/2009)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - nutraceutical combination - 46908

Nutraceutical Combination - Folic acid 400 mcg/d, vitamin E 30 IU/d, vitamin B12 6 mcg/d, S-adenosyl methionine 400mg/d, N-acetylcysteine 600mg/d and acetyl-L-carnitine 500 mg/d in 2 pills per day taken at any time improved cognition and mood. [J Alzheimer's Dis Other Demen, Dec/Jan 2009;23(6):571-585] [ Am J Alzheimer's Dis Other Demen, 2008 Dec 3; [Epub ahead of print]. 46908 (2/2009)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - omega-3 fatty acids, dha, epa - 48773

Omega-3 fatty acids, docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), in the range of 540 mg EPA combined with 360 mg DHA daily showed significant reductions in arterial stiffness. [Am J Clin Nutr, 2011 Feb;93(2):446-54. 48773 (8/2011)] Summary Interview PubMed

Cognition - p ycnogenol™- 46830

Pycnogenol™ two 50mg tablets in the morning and one 50 mg tablet in the evening after meals. [J Psychopharmacol, 2008;22(5):553-62. 46830 (12/2008)] Summary

Cognition - thyroid function - 45945

Thyroid function - TSH concentrations higher than 2.2 presented lower scores in neurodevelopmental skills, as well as higher risk of attention and hyperactivity/impulsivity symptoms. Higher free T4 levels were associated with a decreased risk of ADHD. [Clin Endocrinol (Oxf), 2007 Jun;66(6):890-8. 45945 (1/2008)] Summary Interview

Cognition - vitamin c, vitamin e - 34890

Vitamin C, vitamin E supplements regularly (at least once a week) showed 88% less likely to have vascular dementia and 69% less likely to have forms of dementia other than vascular or Alzheimer’s related dementia or mixed forms of dementia. [Neurology, 2000;54:1265-1272. 34890 (2000)] Summary Interview

Cognition - walnuts - 48953

Walnut containing banana bread equaling two servings (½ cup or 60 g) of ground walnuts (6.80 g of ALA) per day improved inferential verbal reasoning (critical thinking). [Br J Nutr, 2011 Sep 19: 1-9. [Epub ahead of print]. 48953 (1/2012)] Summary Interview PubMed
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