TITLE

A double-blind placebo-controlled trial of topical benzydamine douche twice a day in patients with bacterial vaginosis

AUTHOR(S)
Hay, P. E.; Uthayakumar, S.; Lister, P.; Peddie, H.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Dec1997 Supplement 1, Vol. 8, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites a study to determine the efficacy of benzydamine douche as a treatment for bacterial vaginosis (BV). The therapy includes administration of 140 milliliter of 0.1% benzydamine douche twice a day for two weeks on fifteen women subjects recruited from a health center and employed a double blind randomized controlled trial. Results reflected that the efficacy of benzydamine is relative to the resolution of BV in women, as well as that of the placebo douche.
ACCESSION #
22202097

 

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