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Lifemel Honey to Reduce Leucopenia During Chemotherapy

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified October 2005 by Rambam Health Care Campus.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Zuf Globus Laboratories Ltd.
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Rambam Health Care Campus Identifier:
First received: October 20, 2005
Last updated: December 4, 2009
Last verified: October 2005
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 Intervention Phase
Breast Cancer Behavioral: Lifemel honey intake every day Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: 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

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Further study details as provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:

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

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: November 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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: 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
  More Information Identifier: NCT00243165     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LifemelCTIL
Study First Received: October 20, 2005
Last Updated: December 4, 2009

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 processed this record on September 21, 2017