Anti-inflammatory Effect of Agaricus Blazei Murill in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2011 by Oslo University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : December 21, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 14, 2015
ImmunoPharma AS
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Oslo University Hospital

Brief Summary:

Examine whether daily oral ingestion of a immunomodulatory mushroom extract (AndoSanTM) in patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn`s disease (CD), experience clinical, biochemical and genetical improvement in their disease.

A prospective randomised study comparing the mushroom extract with placebo.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Ulcerative Colitis Crohn's Disease Inflammatory Bowel Disease Dietary Supplement: AndoSan Dietary Supplement: Sugar Extract Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Anti-inflammatory Effect of a Mushroom Extract (AndoSan)in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease. A Prospective Study
Study Start Date : December 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 2016

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: AndoSan
AndoSan given to IBD patients
Dietary Supplement: AndoSan
AndoSan 30 ml x 2 for 21 days
Sham Comparator: Sugar extract
Sugar extract to IBD patients
Dietary Supplement: Sugar Extract
Sham comparator

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Reduction in biochemical blood parameters (pro-inflammatory cytokines) [ Time Frame: 21 days ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Reduction of calprotectin in feces. [ Time Frame: 21 days ]
  2. Clinical symptom score. [ Time Frame: 21 days ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • moderate disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • serious disease,
  • biological treatment,
  • pregnancy.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01496053

Contact: Egil Johnson, MD. Phd 0047 47416334
Contact: Dag T Forland, MD. Phd 0047 90905384

Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval Recruiting
Oslo, Norway, 0407
Contact: Egil Johnson, MD. Phd    0047 47416334   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Oslo University Hospital
ImmunoPharma AS
Principal Investigator: Egil Johnson, MD. Phd Ullevaal University Hospital

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Oslo University Hospital Identifier: NCT01496053     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AbM2012-IBD
First Posted: December 21, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 14, 2015
Last Verified: December 2011

Keywords provided by Oslo University Hospital:
Cytokine levels in blood
Calprotectin in feces
Clinical symptom score.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Crohn Disease
Colitis, Ulcerative
Intestinal Diseases
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Anti-Inflammatory Agents