A Study to Evaluate Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea in Breast Cancer Patients
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- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 20-009279
Sponsor Protocol Number: CIN in Breast Cancer
About this study
The purpose of the study is to alleviate the occurrence of chemotherapy-induced nausea (CIN) and to improve chemotherapy treatment outcomes. Recent research has shown that changes in the functions performed by the gut microbiome can cause the occurrence of chemotherapy-induced symptoms that include chemotherapy-induced nausea.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Diagnosis of Stage I-III adenocarcinoma of the breast will be recruited at Mayo Clinic, Arizona.
- Able to read, write and understand English.
- At least 21 years of age.
- Chemotherapy naïveF.
- Female gender.
- Will receive taxotere + cyclophosphamide treatment +/- Trastuzumab.
- Metastatic disease.
- Concurrent radiation therapy.
- Concurrent antibiotic treatment.
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
|Mayo Clinic Location
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Brenda Ernst, M.D.
Open for enrollment
Cancer Center Clinical Trials Referral Office
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