Effect of Quercetin in Prevention and Treatment of Oral Mucositis

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pegah Mosannen Mozafari, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01732393
First received: November 19, 2012
Last updated: December 4, 2012
Last verified: December 2012
  Purpose

The study aims to evaluate the effect of Quercetin (a natural flavonoid) on prevention of and treatment of chemotherapy-induced oral mucositis in patients with blood malignancies.


Condition Intervention Phase
Chemotherapy Induced Oral Mucositis
Drug: oral quercetin capsules
Drug: Placebo
Phase 1
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Quercetin in Prevention and Treatment of Chemotherapy Induced Oral Mucositis in Blood Dyscrasias

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Further study details as provided by Mashhad University of Medical Sciences:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • lower grade of mucositis [ Time Frame: 3 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    grade of mucositis due to WHO criteria


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • duration of mucositis [ Time Frame: 3 weeks of study tiem span and after trial ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    duration of mucositis due to Who criteria


Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: January 2012
Primary Completion Date: October 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: oral quercetin capsules
Patients in the intervention group were administered two, 250 mg Quercetin capsules daily for 3 weeks
Drug: oral quercetin capsules
10 cases in case group and 10 cases in control group. Patients in the intervention group were administered two, 250 mg Quercetin capsules daily for 3 weeks. Patients in the placebo group received two placebo capsules containing lactose .Patients were examined every other day for evaluation of initiation and severity of oral mucositis.
Placebo Comparator: oral placebo capsules
Patients in the placebo group received two placebo capsules containing lactose .
Drug: Placebo

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 40 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patient under chemotherapy
  • for a hematologic malignancy
  • the hematologist permits the trial on the patient
  • agreement of patient for participating in the trial

Exclusion Criteria:

  • presence pf ANY oral lesion at the beginning of the trial
  • loss of follow up
  • use of digoxin and cyclosporine
  • patient death
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Locations
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Oral Medicine Department of Mashhad dental School
MAshhad, Khorasan Razavi, Iran, Islamic Republic of, 91735-498
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
Investigators
Study Director: Pegah Mosannen Mozafari, assistant professor Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Pegah Mosannen Mozafari, assistant professor of oral medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01732393     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 89470
Study First Received: November 19, 2012
Last Updated: December 4, 2012
Health Authority: Iran: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Mashhad University of Medical Sciences:
Quercetin
Chemotherapy
Mucositis
Hematologic Malignancies

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stomatitis
Mucositis
Mouth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases
Gastroenteritis
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Quercetin
Antioxidants
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Protective Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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