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Calcium Dobesilate vs Flavonoids for the Treatment of Early Hemorrhoidal Disease

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02782455
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 25, 2016
Last Update Posted : December 26, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. SamiUllah, Services Hospital, Lahore

Brief Summary:
Haemorrhoids are vascular cushions in the anal canal that help in the control of stool. When inflamed they become pathological and may present with protrusion and bleeding. A randomized, triple blind , controlled study will be conducted to compare the efficacy of calcium dobesilate against flavanoids in the management of early haemorrhoidal disease.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hemorrhoids Drug: Flavonoids Drug: CDobi Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 100 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Calcium Dobesilate vs Flavonoids for the Treatment of Early Hemorrhoidal Disease a Randomised Triple Blind Controlled Trial
Actual Study Start Date : December 1, 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 30, 2018
Actual Study Completion Date : November 30, 2018

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MedlinePlus related topics: Calcium Hemorrhoids

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: CDobi
Calcium dobesylate is given in this group
Drug: CDobi
Calcium dobesylate is administered
Other Name: dobesilate

Active Comparator: Flavono
Flavonoids are given in this group
Drug: Flavonoids
Daflon is administered
Other Name: Daflon

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Frequency of occurrence of rectal bleeding after usage of drug [ Time Frame: 1 weeks ]
    After the patients will be given the two drugs they will be followed for the frequency of occurrence of rectal bleeding till two weeks

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. regression of hemorrhoids [ Time Frame: 1 weeks ]
    Patients will under gone per rectal examination and proctoscopy to look for grades of hemorrhoids whether its has decreased or increased.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Grade I and Grade II hemorrhoids

Exclusion Criteria:

  • CLD
  • colorectal/ anorectal Malignancy
  • self medication
  • local Quack Hakeem medication
  • pregnancy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02782455

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Services Hospital Lahore
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, 54000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Services Hospital, Lahore
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Study Director: Dr. Waris Farooka, MBBS, FCPS, FRCS, FACS Services Institute of Medical Sciences
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Responsible Party: Dr. SamiUllah, Postgraduate trainee, Services Hospital, Lahore Identifier: NCT02782455    
Other Study ID Numbers: DD
First Posted: May 25, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 26, 2018
Last Verified: December 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Rectal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases