Hydrogen-rich Water and Treatment of Mucositis Caused by Radiation Therapy in Head and Neck Cancer Patients

  • End date
    Sep 14, 2024
  • participants needed
  • sponsor
    Stony Brook University
Updated on 14 July 2022


This study explores the effects of hydrogen-rich water on alleviating the radiation-induced acute mucositis in head and neck cancer patients

Condition Mucositis Oral
Treatment Control, Hydrogen tablets
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT05278260
SponsorStony Brook University
Last Modified on14 July 2022


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Inclusion Criteria

Diagnosis of a biopsy proven head and neck cancer, early or advanced stage, primary or recurrent tumor
Planning to receive daily fractionated radiotherapy for over 4 weeks' duration
Karnofsky Performance Score (KPS) of at least 70
Able to describe pain
Able to swallow food and water
Able to sign consent

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