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Clinical Trial Details

Reducing Radiation Induced Throat Pain

Phase II Randomized Trial of Prophylactic Manuka Honey for the Reduction of Chemoradiation Therapy Induced Esophagitis-Related Pain During the Treatment of Lung Cancer


Must be getting radiation and chemotherapy treatment at the same time. There are 3 groups. One group will not get the honey. One group will get the honey in liquid form to be taken four 4 times/day. One group will get the honey in a lozenge form 4 times/day. Groups will be compared to see which group has less throat pain.

IRB Protocol Number
RTOG 1012
Principal Investigator(s)
Tom Sheldon, MD

Clinical Trial Categories

  • Lung Cancer
National Cancer Institute
Mr. John Smith at 603-225-2711


  • Payson Center for Cancer Care
    250 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301
    Main: 603-230-6000