Vitamin C for the Prevention of UTI in Women Who Undergo Elective GYN Surgeries
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03800667|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : January 11, 2019
Last Update Posted : January 11, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection, Ascorbic Acid||Drug: Ascorbic Acid 1000 MG||Early Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||200 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Vitamin C for the Prevention of UTI in Women Who Undergo Elective GYN Surgeries: a Study Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 8, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 30, 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||April 1, 2019|
Experimental: Women on a vitamin C regimen
Women who are undergoing elective gynecological surgeries and who are randomized to take 1000 mg of vitamin C for one month,
Drug: Ascorbic Acid 1000 MG
1000 mg ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) for 1 month post-op after an elective gynecological surgery.
No Intervention: Women not taking vitamin C
Women who are undergoing elective gynecological surgeries and who are randomized not to take any vitamin C for one month.
- Proportion of participants who experienced clinically diagnosed and treated UTI. [ Time Frame: 30 days ]Urinary tract infection is diagnosed by a positive urine culture.
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|Contact: Tony Bazi, MDemail@example.com|
|American University of Beirut Medical Center||Recruiting|
|Contact: Tony Bazi, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Tony Bazi, MD||American University of Beirut Medical Center|