Ulcerative Colitis (UC) Clinical Research Study
Have you had inadequate response to treatments for your Ulcerative Colitis?
If you have been diagnosed with moderate to severe Ulcerative Colitis and had inadequate response to symptoms to at least 1 conventional treatment, you may qualify for this clinical research study.
Ulcerative Colitis can be debilitating and can lead to lead to life-threatening complications. There is no known cure for Ulcerative Colitis at this time. To try and help, local doctors, Dr. Minesh Patel, MD and Dr. Mark Nelson, MD, at LaPorte County Institute for Clinical Research are conducting a clinical research study to test the efficacy of a new drug that might help treat Ulcerative Colitis.
To qualify for their study. participants must:
- Be 16-80 years old
- Be able to voluntarily provide written, signed, and dated (personally or via a legally authorized representative) informed consent
- Have moderate to severe Ulcerative Colitis
- Have had inadequate response to at least 1 conventional treatment
- Be willing to undergo a flexible sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy (if preferred)
Participants may receive all study-related medications at no cost. Compensation may be given for time and travel.