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Registration number
NCT00067561
Ethics application status
Date submitted
21/08/2003
Date registered
25/08/2003
Date last updated
16/04/2015

Titles & IDs
Public title
Study Of Women With Severe Diarrhea-Predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome Having Failed Conventional Therapy
Scientific title
A Twelve-Week, Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of 0.5 mg QD, 1 mg QD and 1 mg BID of Alosetron in Female Subjects With Severe Diarrhea-predominant IBS Who Have Failed Conventional Therapy
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S3B30040
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Health condition
Health condition(s) or problem(s) studied:
Irritable Colon 0 0
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) 0 0
Condition category
Condition code
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Research that is not of generic health relevance and not applicable to specific health categories listed above
Oral and Gastrointestinal 0 0 0 0
Other diseases of the mouth, teeth, oesophagus, digestive system including liver and colon

Intervention/exposure
Study type
Interventional
Description of intervention(s) / exposure
Treatment: Drugs - Alosetron

Treatment: Drugs: Alosetron


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Treatment: Drugs
Comparator / control treatment
Control group

Outcomes
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Subject self assessment of improvement between treatment groups using the IBS Global Improvement Scale; comparison of safety and tolerability between treatment groups with respect to adverse events & laboratory abnormalities.
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Comparison of treatment groups with respect to subject relief of IBS pain & discomfort.
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Eligibility
Key inclusion criteria
- Diagnosed with severe diarrhea-predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).

- Failed conventional therapy.

- Willing to make daily calls on a touch-tone telephone.
Minimum age
18 Years
Maximum age
No limit
Gender
Females
Can healthy volunteers participate?
No
Key exclusion criteria
Exclusion criteria:

- History of or current chronic or severe constipation.

- Bloody diarrhea, abdominal pain with rectal bleeding.

- Thrombophlebitis.

- Abnormal thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) value.

- Alcohol and/or substance abuse within past two years.

- Pregnant or lactating.

- History/treatment of malignancy within past five years.

Study design
Purpose of the study
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Randomised controlled trial
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Blinded (masking used)
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Intervention assignment
Parallel
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Phase
Phase 3
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Recruitment
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Completed
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Recruitment in Australia
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WA
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GSK Investigational Site - Nedlands
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27408 - Nedlands
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Funding & Sponsors
Primary sponsor type
Commercial sector/Industry
Name
GlaxoSmithKline
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Ethics approval
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Summary
Brief summary
The purpose of this study is to compare the safety and effectiveness of different doses of an
investigational medication in women with severe diarrhea-predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(IBS) who have failed conventional therapy.
Trial website
https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00067561
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Contacts
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GSK Clinical Trials
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GlaxoSmithKline
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