Effects of Neo40(TM) With Caffeine on Cycling Time Trial Performance
Lead SponsorThe University of Texas, Dallas
Intervention/Treatmentcaffeine nitric acid ...
Acute supplementation of Neo40(TM), a nitrate lozenge, will improve cycling performance
Same form factor and flavor as test lozenge but contains no active ingredients
Lozenge consisting of beetroot and 75 mg caffeine
Inclusion Criteria: Regular commuter cyclist or spin class participant Male (VO2max < 50) or Female (VO2max < 45) Healthy Blood pressure below 140/90 Non-smoker Exclusion Criteria: Does not cycle 2-3 times/week Regular consumption of performance-enhancing substances Type I or Type II diabetes Renal, hepatic or cardiac disease Current infectious disease