Title:

High –dose Vitamin D supplementation for ADT_induced bone loss in older prostate cancer patients

Dates: 12/17/2021 - 11/30/2026
Sponsor:

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Role: Marie Anne Flannery, PhD, RN : Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Luke Peppone
Description:

The purpose of this trial is to determine if high dose Vitamin D supplementation is effective at decreasing the loss of bone mineral density in older men with prostate cancer receiving androgen deprivation therapy. Additional aims will examine the effects on Muscle mass, falls, balance, and fractures.