Arnica Montana and Bromelain in Rhinoplasty

2018-07-19 11:44:10 | BioPortfolio


The purpose of this study is to assess the perioperative use of Arnica Montana and the combined use of Arnica Montana and Bromelain in aiding the body's wound healing functions during the postoperative period after rhinoplasty. The secondary objective of the study is to determine if there is a reduction in postoperative edema when Arnica Montana and Bromelain are combined. Another secondary objective is to demonstrate increased patient satisfaction with the use of Arnica Montana and the combination Arnica Montana and Bromelain.

Study Design


Wound Healing


Arnica Montana, Bromelain, Placebo


Boston Medical Center
United States


Not yet recruiting


Boston Medical Center

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-07-19T11:44:10-0400

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