Osteopenia Study


We are evaluating the effect of a hop extract supplement on Bone Mineral Density, in the spine of post-menopausal women

Eligibility criteria:

  • Female, 1 year post menopausal
  • Aged 50-85
  • BMI between 18-32


  • Consume the hop extract or placebo for 48 weeks
  • Consume a Calcium & Vitamin D3 supplement daily
  • Attend 6 visits to our clinic
  • Get 3 DXA scans

DXA stands for “Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry”, which is the use of X-rays to determine bone mass. It is considered the gold standard for bone density testing and is widely used in the diagnosis of Osteopenia & Osteoporosis

The procedure is non-invasive and completely painless

All DXA scans are payed by Atlantia

If you are unsure of your BMI, please check it using the below link. It must be between 18-32 for you to be eligible for the study

Please click the button below to complete the Pre-Screening Questionnaire to help us determine your eligibility for the trial.

Study visits take place in Atlantia Food Trials HQ in Heron House Offices, 1st Floor, Blackpool Retail Park, Cork.
All participants will receive reimbursement of €500 upon completion of the study.

For further information:
+353 (0)21 430 7442