City of Hope Medical Center
Active, not recruiting
For more information, see ClinicalTrials.gov NCT03865992
This phase I trial studies how well curcumin works in reducing joint pain in patients who are breast cancer survivors and have joint disease caused by treatment with aromatase inhibitors. Curcumin is an ingredient of turmeric, a plant in the ginger family, which is commonly used in curries and South Asian and Middle Eastern cooking, and may decrease joint pain in patients with arthritis from other conditions (such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis).
Questionnaire, Placebo, Curcumin, Quality-of-Life Assessment, Nanoemulsion
Breast Cancer, Joint Pain
Lisa D Yee, MD