Effectiveness of Black Mulberry Molasses in Prevention of Radiotherapy-Induced Oral Mucositis: A Randomized Controlled Study in Head and Neck Cancer Patients

Dogan M. D., Can G., Meral R.

JOURNAL OF ALTERNATIVE AND COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE, vol.23, no.12, pp.971-979, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: Radiation-induced oral mucositis is one of the problems experienced by 70%-80% of patients receiving radiation therapy (RT). This randomized controlled trial assessed the effectiveness of black mulberry molasses in the prevention of oral mucositis in head and neck cancer patients receiving RT.