Need Men and Women over the age of 18 with an anal fissure
Principal Investigator: Spencer Dorn, MD
UNC Center for Functional GI & Motility Disorders
Bioinformatics Building, CB# 7080
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7080
Has your physician diagnosed you with an anal fissure?
The UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders is conducting a research study to evaluate an investigational drug (diltiazem).
If you may be interested please contact Meley Woldeghebriel by e-mail (email@example.com) or phone (919-966-8328).
Eligibility: To be eligible, you must be over the age of 18 and less than or equal to 75 years old, and diagnosed with an anal fissure. You must be able to complete a daily phone diary for the entire study about overall anal fissure related pain.
• Documenting anal fissure pain daily
• Documenting bowel movements and symptoms
• Giving blood samples
• Completing a no-cost physical exam
• Completing 5 visits during the 5-week study
• Self-administering study medication three times a day
Qualified participants will receive up to $425 compensation for participation.