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Long-Term Treatment of Collagenous Colitis With Budesonide

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2005 by Bonderup, Ole K., M.D..
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by:
Bonderup, Ole K., M.D. Identifier:
First received: August 29, 2005
Last updated: March 3, 2008
Last verified: August 2005
The aim of the trial is to examine the effect of budesonide treatment on collagenous colitis. All patients is treated for 6 weeks with budesonide and thereafter randomised to 24 weeks treatment with placebo or continued budesonide. The end poit is effect on clinical symptoms (number of daily stools)

Condition Intervention Phase
Collagenous Colitis Drug: Budesonide Procedure: sigmoidoscopy Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Long-Term Treatment of Collagenous Colitis With Budesonide. Prospective, Doubleblind Placebo-Controlled Trial.

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Further study details as provided by Bonderup, Ole K., M.D.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical symptoms

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Histological changes

Estimated Enrollment: 36
Study Start Date: September 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2006
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Budesonide
    Capsule. Oral 6 mg o.d. for 24 weeks
    Procedure: sigmoidoscopy
    Sigmoidoscopy performed 2 times during the study period.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histological criteria of Collagenous colitis
  • Clinical activity (> 3 stools/day)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Treatment of Collagenous colitis within the last 3 months
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00139165

Dept. of medical gastroenterology
Aalborg, Denmark, 9100
Dept. of medical gastroenterology
Aarhus, Denmark, 8000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bonderup, Ole K., M.D.
Principal Investigator: Ole K Bonderup, MD
  More Information Identifier: NCT00139165     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: okbon123
Study First Received: August 29, 2005
Last Updated: March 3, 2008

Keywords provided by Bonderup, Ole K., M.D.:
Collagenous colitis
Budesonide treatment

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Colitis, Collagenous
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Colitis, Microscopic
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Bronchodilator Agents
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists processed this record on August 23, 2017