Lifemel Honey to Reduce Leucopenia During Chemotherapy

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2005 by Rambam Health Care Campus.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 7, 2009
Zuf Globus Laboratories Ltd.
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Rambam Health Care Campus

Brief Summary:
This study will include 60 patients with early breast cancer referred to receive adjuvant chemotherapy with AC ( adriamycin- cyclophosphamide) or CAF ( adriamycin- cyclophosphamide- 5- fluorouracil ) combinations. These patients will receive every day one spoon of Lifemel honey or regular honey ( double blind)- during the adjuvant chemotherapy .Every week a WBC count will be performed in order to record the influence of Lifemel on myelotoxicity.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Breast Cancer Behavioral: Lifemel honey intake every day Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Lifemel Honey During Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer Patients to Prevent Leucopenia
Study Start Date : November 2005

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MedlinePlus related topics: Breast Cancer

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Prevention of myelotoxicity-every week during chemotherapy.

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • breast cancer patient treated with adjuvant chemotherapy
  • PS = 2 or less

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00243165

Contact: Georgeta Fried, MD 972-4-8543018

Sponsors and Collaborators
Rambam Health Care Campus
Zuf Globus Laboratories Ltd.
Principal Investigator: Georgeta Fried, MD Rambam Health Care Campus Identifier: NCT00243165     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LifemelCTIL
First Posted: October 21, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 7, 2009
Last Verified: October 2005

Keywords provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:
breast cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Leukocyte Disorders
Hematologic Diseases