WHAT IS OCD?
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a mental health condition which affects more than 500,000 Australians. The symptoms of OCD can vary greatly between individuals. Without adequate treatment, OCD can cause significant distress and impairment.
NAC for OCD CLINICAL TRIAL
N-acetylcysteine, or NAC for short, is an amino acid supplement which has been used in medicine for decades. We are researching its effects for improving OCD symptoms in a government funded, randomised, double blind, placebo controlled study
Adults between 18-75 years of age
Diagnosed with OCD
Currently receiving treatment for OCD, but still experience symptoms
Able to attend an appointment once/month, over a 6-month period
**Please note, as of May, 2020 recruitment for this trial has closed. The researchers will begin data analysis shortly and hope to be able to share results in 2021**