sucrose for Gastroenteritis

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Gastroenteritis+1 Moresucrose - DietarySupplement
Eligibility
6 - 83
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?
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Study Summary

This trial will assess the impact of providing a sucrose solution at triage to young children with suspected acute viral gastroenteritis on the amount of rehydration solution intake in the first 2 hours.

Eligible Conditions
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Vomiting

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 7 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 48 hours

2 hours
Number of participants who needed an observation
2 hours after intervention
Mean amount of tolerated oral rehydration in mL
24 hours
Mean length of stay
Mean length of stay after physician evaluation
48 hours
Number of participants who had a return visit
6 hours
Mean number of vomiting
Number of participants who received ondansetron
Rehydration

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Sucrose
1 of 2
Control
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

238 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: sucrose · Has Placebo Group · N/A

Sucrose
DietarySupplement
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: sucrose · Intervention Types: DietarySupplement
Control
DietarySupplement
PlaceboComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Standard rehydration solution · Intervention Types: DietarySupplement
Treatment
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
sucrose
2010
Completed Phase 2
~1120

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 48 hours

Who is running the clinical trial?

Jocelyn GravelLead Sponsor

Eligibility Criteria

Age 6 - 83 · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have no other diagnostic more likely than acute viral gastroenteritis suspected at triage.