Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Pouchitis

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Pouchitis

This is a randomized double-blind placebo controlled trial involving a single centre (McMaster University) recruiting patients from Hamilton, ON and the surrounding regions, to evaluate whether fecal microbiota transplantation once weekly for six weeks increases the remission rate compared to placebo in patients with active pouchitis.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Recruiting patients only

Fecal microbiota transplantation

Stool from healthy donor administered via enema


Saline with food coloring administered via enema

Randomized Trial of Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Versus Placebo for the Induction of Remission in Patients With Active Pouchitis