Alpha Lipoic Acid for Burning Mouth

This study has been completed.
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Mayo Clinic Identifier:
First received: October 12, 2006
Last updated: April 4, 2011
Last verified: April 2011
Discussion and evaluation of patients with sore and burning mouth to determine whether alpha lipoic acid is helpful in managing their symptoms.

Burning Sore Mouth

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Review of Mayo Clinic Experience With Burning Mouth Syndrome - Use of Alpha Lipoic Acid

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Further study details as provided by Mayo Clinic:

Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: January 2000
Study Completion Date: July 2007
Primary Completion Date: July 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
records of patients diagnosed with BMS in the Department of Dermatology between 1995 and 2005
Patients seen in the Department of Dermatology with diagnosis of burning mouth syndrome between 2000 and 2005
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00387543

United States, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
Principal Investigator: Allison J. Bruce Mayo Clinic
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00387543     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 06-002344
Study First Received: October 12, 2006
Last Updated: April 4, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries
Thioctic Acid
Growth Substances
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Protective Agents
Vitamin B Complex
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