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Study the Effect of Danggui Buxue Tang on Menopausal Symptoms

This study has been completed.
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Chinese University of Hong Kong Identifier:
First received: January 11, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: January 2007
History: No changes posted

January 11, 2007
January 11, 2007
February 2003
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The Changes in severity and frequency of hot flushes and sweats.
Same as current
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The Changes in score of the Menopause Specific Quality of Life and the values of various markers of risk for cardiovascular disease.
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Study the Effect of Danggui Buxue Tang on Menopausal Symptoms
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Study of the Effect of Danggui Buxue Tang on Menopausal Symptoms and Quality of Life in Hong Kong Chinese Women
This study is to examine the effect and safety of the study drug,Danggui Buxue Tang, on menopausal symptoms of hot flushes and sweating and to determine whether the patient's quality of life will be improved.
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Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Drug: DBT-Danggui Buxue Tang
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH), oestradiol in the menopausal range (FSH>18 IU/L, LH>12.6 IU/L, and E2< 361 pmol/l).
  • Patients with amenorrhoea for more than 12 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a history of using any form of hormonal replacement therapy within 8 weeks
  • Patients with a history of using Chinese medicine or other therapies which may affect the outcome within 8 weeks
  • Patients who in the judgment of the investigator will be unable to comply with protocol requirements
  • Patients with significant** gastrointestinal, renal, hepatic, bronchopulmonary, neurological, cardiovascular, breast or endometrial carcinoma, or allergic diseases
  • Patients with uncontrolled hypertension
  • Patients with undiagnosed vaginal bleeding
  • Patients with a history of significant drug hypersensitivity
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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Chinese University of Hong Kong
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Principal Investigator: Christopher J Haines, FPOGS Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, CUHK
Chinese University of Hong Kong
January 2007

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