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Evaluation of Atuna Racemosa Toxicity

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00318344
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 26, 2006
Last Update Posted : February 2, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Mayo Clinic

Brief Summary:
For thousands of years people in the South Pacific have used Atuna racemosa extract as a topical anti-inflammatory. We, the researchers at the Mayo Clinic, have shown this extract to also have antibacterial properties. While this extract has been used for decades in the South Pacific, a controlled clinical trial to evaluate toxicity has never been performed.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Bacterial Infections Drug: Atuna Racemosa Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 20 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of Atuna Racemosa Toxicity
Study Start Date : April 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2007




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
The subjects will be 20 healthy male and non-pregnant, non-lactating, female volunteers of ages 18 - 65. No subject will be excluded based on minority status.

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Locations
United States, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Eric J. Buenz Mayo Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00318344     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 170-06
First Posted: April 26, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 2, 2010
Last Verified: February 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bacterial Infections