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Efficacy and Safety of Asacol™ 4.8 g/Day (800 mg Tablets) for the Treatment of Active Ulcerative Colitis

2014-08-27 03:16:15 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Asacol™ 4.8 g/day (800 mg tablets) is statistically significant more effective to induce clinical and endoscopic remission after 6 weeks of treatment compared to placebo in subjects with active ulcerative colitis (UC).

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Ulcerative Colitis

Intervention

Mesalamin

Location

Gomel Regional Clinical Hospital, 9
Gomel
Andhrapradesh
Belarus
23602

Status

Recruiting

Source

Tillotts Pharma AG

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:15-0400

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Chronic, non-specific inflammation of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT. Etiology may be genetic or environmental. This term includes CROHN DISEASE and ULCERATIVE COLITIS.

Inflammation of the COLON that is predominantly confined to the MUCOSA. Its major symptoms include DIARRHEA, rectal BLEEDING, the passage of MUCUS, and ABDOMINAL PAIN.

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