Turmeric for Patients With Basal Joint Arthritis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03017118|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : January 11, 2017
Last Update Posted : June 12, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Thumb Osteoarthritis||Dietary Supplement: Turmeric Other: Placebo||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||20 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||A Randomized Controlled Trial Using Turmeric for Patients With Basal Joint Arthritis|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 9, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 2019|
Subjects in this group will receive turmeric (100 mg pastille) 3 times per day for 6 weeks.
Dietary Supplement: Turmeric
Subjects will receive turmeric (100 mg pastille) 3 times per day for 6 weeks.
Placebo Comparator: Control
Subjects in this group will receive a placebo pill 3 times per day for 6 weeks.
Subjects in the control group will receive a placebo 3 times per day for 6 weeks.
- Change in baseline pain intensity [ Time Frame: Enrollment, 6 weeks, and 3 months ]0-10 ordinal rating of pain intensity
- Change in baseline disability [ Time Frame: Enrollment, 6 weeks, and 3 months ]Disability measured by the QuickDASH
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03017118
|Contact: Neal Chen, M.D.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Rachel Gottlieb, BScemail@example.com|
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Massachusetts General Hospital||Recruiting|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114|
|Contact: Neal Chen, MD 617-726-4700 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Rachel Gottlieb, BSc 6177261569 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Neal Chen, MD||Massachusetts General Hospital|