Cranberry capsules for Urinary Tract Infection

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Urinary Tract Infection+2 MoreCranberry capsules - Drug
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will compare the effectiveness of cranberry capsules and nitrofurantoin in preventing urinary tract infections after urogynecologic surgery.

Eligible Conditions
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 6 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 28 days

28 days
Adherence to assigned treatment:cranberry capsule vs. nitrofurantoin
Number of postoperative UTIs
Prevalence of bacterial resistance to nitrofurantoin on postoperative urine cultures for those participants who have culture-proven UTIs
Reasons for non-adherence to assigned treatment
Risk factors for postoperative UTI
Urinary tract infection

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Cranberry capsules
1 of 2
Nitrofurantoin prophylaxis/Placebo
1 of 2

Active Control

142 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Cranberry capsules · Has Placebo Group · N/A

Cranberry capsules
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Cranberry capsules · Intervention Types: Drug
Nitrofurantoin prophylaxis/Placebo
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Nitrofurantoin Prophylaxis/Placebo · Intervention Types: Drug

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 28 days

Who is running the clinical trial?

Brigham and Women's HospitalLead Sponsor
1,480 Previous Clinical Trials
9,735,683 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Urinary Tract Infection
59 Patients Enrolled for Urinary Tract Infection
Jeannine M Miranne, MD, MSPrincipal InvestigatorBrigham and Women's Hospital

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · Female Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
I am going to have surgery to get my POP or UI fixed