Flaxseed for the Treatment of Hot Flashes
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00275704|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 12, 2006
Last Update Posted : June 10, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Hot Flashes||Drug: Flaxseed||Phase 2|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Phase II Evaluation of Flaxseed for the Treatment of Hot Flashes|
|Study Start Date :||May 2005|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2006|
- Determine if flaxseed will lower the number and severity of hot flashes
- Determine if there are any side effects from taking flaxseed for hot flashes
- Evaluate the impact of flaxseed on hot flash scores in women with a history of breast cancer or women who do not wish to take estrogen therapy for fear of increased risk of breast cancer.
- Evaluate the toxicity of flaxseed in this study population.
- Evaluate the effect of flaxseed on quality-of-life measures.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00275704
|United States, Minnesota|
|Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905|
|Principal Investigator:||Sandhya Pruthi, M.D.||Mayo Clinic|