Efficacy of Adhesive Tablets in Treating Oral Ulcers (Aphthous)
Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis (RAS) of the oral mucosa is a common and painful condition. Despite advances in therapeutic means there is still necessary to find a way to alleviate the local pain and discomfort induced by the mucosal ulceration.
The hypothesis was to study the effectiveness and acceptance of a herbal adhesive tablets in the treatment of RAS.
Participants in the study will be examined for oral lesions, will be instructed how to apply the oral-tablet, and will be interviewed during the follow-up period up to one week after the application.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Phase 2 Study of Efficacy of Adhesive Tablets in Treating Oral Ulcers (Aphthous)|
- Serial questionnaires within 1 week post treatment to assess patient's perception, patient's pain relief and local adverse events in comparison to his past experience with other local treatments for oral ulcers.
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||May 2007|
|Hadassah Medical Organization,|
|Jerusalem, Israel, 91120|
|Principal Investigator:||Rakefet Czerninski, DMD||Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Dental Medicine|
|Principal Investigator:||Sharon Elad, DMD MSc||Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Dental Medicine|