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Fecal Transplantation for Chronic Pouchitis - A Pilot Study

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03538366
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 28, 2018
Last Update Posted : May 6, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ole Thorlacius-Ussing, MD, DMSc, Professor of Surgery, Aalborg University Hospital

Brief Summary:
Patients with chronic pouchitis are treated with fecal transplant from several unrelated, healthy donors. The treatment consists of enemas of 100 mL fecal suspension, applied for 14 consecutive days.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Ulcerative Colitis Pouchitis Other: Donor FMT Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 10 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Fecal Transplantation for the Treatment of Chronic Pouchitis - A Pilot Study
Actual Study Start Date : May 15, 2018
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 1, 2019
Actual Study Completion Date : May 1, 2019

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MedlinePlus related topics: Bowel Movement

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Donor FMT
Fecal transplant from unrelated, healthy volunteers
Other: Donor FMT
Fecal transplant from unrelated, healthy donors using enemas




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cure 30 days following FMT treatment [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
    PDAI < 7


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Clinical response 30 days after FMT treatment [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
    Decrease from baseline PDAI > 2 points

  2. Histological remission following PDAI [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
    Remission of microscopic inflammation

  3. Improvement of pouch function [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
    Improvement of the self-reported questionnaire

  4. Improvement of quality of life [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
    Improvement of the self-reported questionnaire

  5. Improvement of sexuality [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
    Improvement of the self-reported questionnaire



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • minimum 18 years old, pouch > 1 year
  • at least three pouchitis events in the past year
  • antibiotic treatment for pouchitis at least one time in the past year

Exclusion Criteria:

  • immunosuppression, pregnancy, detection of specific pathogens in stool

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03538366


Locations
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Denmark
Research Unit, Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Aalborg, Denmark, 9000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Aalborg University Hospital
Investigators
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Study Director: Ole Thorlacius-Ussing, Professor Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg University

Publications:

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Responsible Party: Ole Thorlacius-Ussing, MD, DMSc, Professor of Surgery, MD, DMSc, Professor of Surgery, Aalborg University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03538366     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: FMT and Pouchitis
First Posted: May 28, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 6, 2019
Last Verified: May 2019

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Keywords provided by Ole Thorlacius-Ussing, MD, DMSc, Professor of Surgery, Aalborg University Hospital:
Ulcerative Colitis
Inflammatory bowel disease
Pouchitis
Fecal microbiota transplant
Fecal microbiota treatment
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Colitis
Colitis, Ulcerative
Pouchitis
Ulcer
Gastroenteritis
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Ileitis
Enteritis
Ileal Diseases