Effectiveness and Safety of Duloxetine in Women Experiencing Urinary Leakage Due to Physical Stress and Urge.

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Boehringer Ingelheim
Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00190814
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: January 24, 2007
Last verified: January 2007
  Purpose

The purpose of the study is to evaluate the effectiveness of duloxetine in reducing urinary incontinence(leakage of urine)occurrences in women due to physical stress and leakage that occurs during a strong need(urge) to urinate.


Condition Intervention Phase
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
Drug: duloxetine
Drug: placebo
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Efficacy and Safety of Duloxetine Compared With Placebo in Women With Symptoms of Mixed Urinary Incontinence.

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Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The study purpose is to assess the efficacy of duloxetine 40 mg BID for up to 8 weeks in women with mixed urinary incontinence(MUI) compared with placebo as measured by: the change in total incontinence episode frequency(IEF) from baseline to endpoint.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Additional assessments of incontinence episode frequency using various standardized instruments will be performed.
  • To monitor the safety of duloxetine based on clinical laboratory values and the occurrence of treatment-emergent adverse events.

Estimated Enrollment: 600
Study Start Date: September 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2006
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • female outpatients greater than or equal to 18 years of age.
  • experience episodes of urinary incontinence based on diagnostic criteria of at least 4 episodes a week with symptoms for a minimum of three months prior to start of study.
  • have an educational level and degree of understanding English.
  • are free of urinary tract infections.
  • have a discreet episodes of incontinence(i.e. dry between episodes and do not continuously leak.)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • have received treatment for incontinence within the last 5 years.
  • suffer from severe constipation.
  • currently nursing or breast feeding.
  • any nervous system disease that would affect normal urinary function.
  • any extension of internal organs beyond the vaginal opening.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00190814

Locations
United States, Maryland
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, please call 1-877-CTLILLY(1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559), Monday-Friday, 9 am to 5 pm Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) or speak with your personal physician
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21204
Canada, Ontario
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, please call 1-877-CTLILLY(1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559), Monday-Friday, 9 am to 5 pm Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) or speak with your personal physician
London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 4L2
United Kingdom
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, please call 1-877-CTLILLY(1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559), Monday-Friday, 9 am to 5 pm Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) or speak with your personal physician
London, United Kingdom, W2 1NY
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Boehringer Ingelheim
Investigators
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559 or 1-317-615-4559) Monday-Friday 9am-5pm Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00190814     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 6192, F1J-MC-SBBO
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: January 24, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Duloxetine
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Antidepressive Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Serotonin Agents
Adrenergic Uptake Inhibitors
Adrenergic Agents
Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors
Dopamine Agents

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