A Randomized, Controlled Trial of Cranberry Capsules for UTI Prevention in Nursing Home Residents

Conditions

Bacteriuria, Urinary tract infection (UTI)

What is the purpose of this trial?

The primary aim of this study is to test the efficacy of two oral cranberry capsules per day for reduction of bacteriuria plus pyuria in female nursing home residents. The secondary aim is to compare the occurrence of urinary tract specific symptoms in the cranberry capsule versus placebo groups.


Participation Guidelines

Age:
65 Years and older
Gender:
Female

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Sponsor:
National Institute on Aging
Dates:
02/22/2012
Last Updated:
Study HIC#:
1112009472