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Evaluation of Cassia Fistula + Senna Alexandrina Miller in the Chronic Functional Constipation Treatment.

2014-08-27 03:18:40 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Primary Objective:

To evaluate the clinical efficacy of Naturetti (capsules) , considering the following criteria:

- Evacuation frequency during the treatment and follow-up period

- Consistency of stools during the treatment and follow-up period

- Global evaluation, regarding increase in frequency of evacuation and shape of stools.

Secondary Objective:

- Number of days without evacuation

- Proportion of evacuation with pain

- Proportion of evacuation with strain

- Proportion of evacuation with incomplete sensation

- Proportion of blocked stools

- Proportion of manual maneuvers to facilitate defecation

- Proportion of subjects that adhere to the diet recommended

- Proportion of the patients who have to use rescue medication

- Level of constipation improvement, according to the patient evaluation

- To evaluate clinical tolerability of the study medication by the continuous use

- To evaluate the occurrence of adverse events related to the study drug

- To identify any drug interaction.

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

Constipation

Intervention

SENNA+CASSIA, placebo

Location

Sanofi-Aventis Administrative Office
Sao Paulo
Brazil

Status

Suspended

Source

Sanofi-Aventis

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:40-0400

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