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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Constipation or Palliative Care
and you are
over 18
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine if docusate is effective in the treatment of constipation in palliative care patients.

Provided treatments

  • Drug: Docusate Sodium, Sennoside
  • Drug: Sennoside + Placebo
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT00902031. The sponsor of the trial is University of Alberta and it is looking for 70 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Oral Docusate for Preventing/Treating Constipation in Palliative Care Patients.