Curcumin Associated With Thiopurin in the Prevention of Post-op Recurrence in Crohn Disease (POPCUR)
Curcumin, the active ingredient of turmeric, has been used for long term in the treatment of inflammatory conditions. Inhibition of NF-κB is postulated as the main mechanism responsible for the anti-inflammatory effect of curcumin
Aim : to study the effect of curcumin, 3g per day, as compared to placebo, combined with thiopurines in the prevention of Crohn's disease post-operative recurrence.
|Study start date||2014-09-19|