Acular LS vs. Nevanac in Post op Inflammation Following Cataract Surgery

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Innovative Medical
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00348582
First received: June 30, 2006
Last updated: June 21, 2007
Last verified: June 2007
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to compare the clinical outcomes, safety and efficacy in patients randomized to receive either ketorolac or nepafanac following cataract surgery.


Condition Intervention Phase
Cataract
Drug: Ketorolac, Nepafenac
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Official Title: Acular LS vs. Nevanac in Post op Inflammation Following Cataract Surgery

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Further study details as provided by Innovative Medical:

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • · Male or female > 18 years of age scheduled to undergo cataract surgery

    • Must be in good general health. Patients with systemic diseases will be enrolled only if there are no ocular manifestations of their disease (ie diabetics with normal retinal exams)
    • Ability to provide informed consent and likely to complete all study visits

Exclusion Criteria:

  • · Known contraindication to any study medication or any of their components

    • Uncontrolled systemic disease
    • Required use of ocular medications other than the study medications during the study
    • Abnormal pre-operative OCTs if obtainable
    • Diabetic patients
    • Use of oral NSAIDS
    • Patients with ocular disease (macula degeneration, glaucoma, corneal disease) which reduces the potential visual rehabilitation (patients will ocular disease that will no preclude achievement of a 20/20 visual outcome may be included)..
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00348582

Locations
United States, Pennsylvania
Dr. Francis
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213
Sponsors and Collaborators
Innovative Medical
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Francis Mah, MD University Pittsburgh Medical Center Eye and Ear Institute
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00348582     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5217
Study First Received: June 30, 2006
Last Updated: June 21, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Inflammation
Cataract
Pathologic Processes
Lens Diseases
Eye Diseases
Ketorolac
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Antirheumatic Agents
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Central Nervous System Agents

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