Lavender During Intrauterine Insemination
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03461055|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 9, 2018
Last Update Posted : June 26, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Infertility, Female Anxiety||Other: Lavender Other: Water||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||62 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Lavender Aromatherapy vs Placebo to Decrease Anxiety and Pain During Intrauterine Insemination (IUI).|
|Actual Study Start Date :||May 24, 2017|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 29, 2018|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 16, 2018|
Lavandula angustifolia aromatherapy. 1 drop on a cotton ball placed in a porous pouch. Given to patients at the time of their intrauterine insemination.
Other Name: Lavandula angustifolia
Placebo Comparator: Water
1 drop of water on a cotton ball placed in a porous pouch. Given to patients at the time of their intrauterine insemination.
- Anxiety [ Time Frame: During intrauterine insemination procedure ]Anxiety level using a standard visual analog scale. Scale is from 0-100 mm. 0 is absent anxiety. 100 mm is maximal anxiety.
- Pain [ Time Frame: During intrauterine insemination procedure ]Pain score using Wong-Baker pain scale of 0-10. 0 being absent pain and 10 being maximal pain.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03461055
|United States, Minnesota|
|Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905|
|Principal Investigator:||Elizabeth Stewart, MD||Mayo Clinic|