The Effects of Synbiotics Supplement on Biochemical Factors and Hepatic Fibrosis in Patients With Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

NCT ID: NCT01791959


Title
The Effects of Synbiotics Supplement on Lipid Profile, Liver Enzymes, Inflammatory Factors and Hepatic Fibrosis in Patients With Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis
Purpose
To study the effects of synbiotics supplement on lipid profile, liver enzymes, inflammatory factors and hepatic fibrosis in patients with Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH), 50 patients who referred to Gastrointestinal (GI) clinic with steatosis grade 1 or more will be randomly allocated to receive 2 protexin capsules or placebos for 7 months; both groups will be advised to adherence our diet and exercise program too. At the first and the end of the intervention, lipid profiles, liver enzymes, some inflammatory cytokines, and liver fibrosis will be assessed and compared between groups.
Details
Conditions
Non Alcoholic Steatohepatitis
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Source
National Nutrition and Food Technology Institute
Sponsors
National Nutrition and Food Technology Institute
Status
Completed
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Last Updated
11 Feb 2013
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