Duloxetine vs. Placebo in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00433290
First received: February 7, 2007
Last updated: August 26, 2009
Last verified: August 2009
  Purpose

The primary purpose of this study is to determine if duloxetine reduces pain severity in patients with osteoarthritis knee pain.


Condition Intervention Phase
Osteoarthritis Knee Pain
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 (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Protocol F1J-MC-HMFG Duloxetine 60 to 120 mg Versus Placebo in the Treatment of Patients With Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

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Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change in Brief Pain Inventory (BPI) 24-hour Average Rating [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 4, Week 7, Week 13 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Mean Values at 13 Week Endpoint in Patient Global Impression of Improvement (PGI-I) [ Time Frame: 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Western Ontario and McMaster Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC) Physical Function Subscale [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC) Pain Subscale [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC) Stiffness Subscale [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Weekly Mean of the 24-Hour Average Pain and Worst Pain Scores [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Clinical Global Impression of Severity (CGI-S) [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Number of Participants Who Responded to Treatment at 13 Week Endpoint [ Time Frame: 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Mean Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Medical Outcomes Study Short Form-36 (SF-36) Medical Component Summary (MCS), Physical Component Summary (PCS), and Domain Scores [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in EuroQoL Questionnaire - 5 Dimension (EQ-5D) [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Beck Depression Inventory - II (BDI-II) [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale - Anxiety Subscale (HADS-A) [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory (BPI) Severity: Worst Pain Score [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Severity: Least Pain Score [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Severity: Average Pain Score [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Severity: Pain Right Now Score [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: General Activity [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: Mood [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: Walking Ability [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: Normal Work [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: Relations With Other People [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: Sleep [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: Enjoyment of Life [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory Interference: Average Interference [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Adverse Events Reported as Reason for Discontinuation [ Time Frame: over 13 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Statisically Significant Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Laboratory Analytes [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Statisically Significant Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Chloride [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Week Endpoint ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Vital Signs - Heart Rate [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Vital Signs - Blood Pressure [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Vital Signs - Weight [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Change From Baseline to 13 Week Endpoint in Brief Pain Inventory - Average Pain Score in Nonresponders [ Time Frame: Baseline and 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Number of Nonresponders at Week 7 Who Responded at Week 13 Endpoint [ Time Frame: 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Adverse Events Reported as Reason for Discontinuation in Nonresponders [ Time Frame: over 13 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 256
Study Start Date: February 2007
Study Completion Date: May 2008
Primary Completion Date: May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: A Drug: Duloxetine
duloxetine 30 mg every day (QD), by mouth (PO) for 1 week, then duloxetine 60 mg QD, PO for 6 weeks, followed by duloxetine 60 mg QD, PO for 6 weeks for responders or duloxetine 120 mg QD, PO for 6 weeks for non-responders
Other Names:
  • LY248686
  • Cymbalta
Placebo Comparator: B Drug: Placebo
placebo every day (QD), by mouth (PO) for 13 weeks

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female outpatients with osteoarthritis knee pain.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Serious cardiovascular, hepatic, renal, respiratory, or hematologic illness, or other medical or psychiatric condition that, in the opinion of the investigator, would compromise participation or be likely to lead to hospitalization during the course of the study.
  • Previous exposure to duloxetine.
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Locations
United States, Florida
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Fort Myers, Florida, United States, 33916
United States, New Jersey
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Edison, New Jersey, United States, 08817
United States, Texas
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Lake Jackson, Texas, United States, 77566
Greece
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Athens, Greece, 14561
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Heraklion, Greece, 71110
Russian Federation
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Moscow, Russian Federation, 119992
Sweden
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Gothenburg, Sweden, 40014
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Investigators
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559) or 1-317-615-4559 Mon - Fri 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided by Eli Lilly and Company

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Chief Medical Officer, Eli Lilly
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00433290     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 11198, F1J-MC-HMFG
Study First Received: February 7, 2007
Results First Received: April 30, 2009
Last Updated: August 26, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Duloxetine
Adrenergic Agents
Adrenergic Uptake Inhibitors
Analgesics
Antidepressive Agents
Central Nervous System Agents
Dopamine Agents
Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Neurotransmitter Agents
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Psychotropic Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Serotonin Agents
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
Therapeutic Uses

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 30, 2014