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Specific Carbohydrate Diet and Microbiota

Clinical Trial Title: 
The Specific Carbohydrate Diet: Does it change the intestinal microbiota and metabolome?
Clinical Trial Protocol ID: 
Clinical Trial Investigator Name: 
Ece Mutlu, MD
Clinical Trial Protocol Description: 

This study is currently recruiting subjects who are not on the Specific Carbohydrate Diet or a similar diet. Each subject must fill out surveys and send in two stool samples and one urine sample. This study can be done completely from home and does not require presence at Rush University Medical Center. All subjects will receive results of DNA analysis of stool.

Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria: 

In order to participate you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be 8 years old or older.
  • Have a mailing address in the USA .
  • Have a formal diagnosis of either Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis or indeterminate colitis.

This is a partial list of inclusion criteria. To inquire about your eligibility, please call the contact number provided. If you wish to inquire via email, please include the title of the study in your message.

Clinical Trial Area: 
Diet and Nutrition
Digestive Disorders
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(312) 942-3466
Contact Name: 
GI Clinical Trials