Effects of Travoprost on Neovascular Glaucoma

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Federal University of São Paulo
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00441181
First received: February 27, 2007
Last updated: June 21, 2011
Last verified: February 2007
  Purpose

Prostaglandin analogues have not been used in the treatment of neovascular glaucoma because of suspicious lack of efficacy. This study aims at assessing the effect of travoprost on neovascular glaucoma.


Condition Intervention
Neovascular Glaucoma
Drug: Travoprost

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effects of Travoprost on Neovascular Glaucoma

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Further study details as provided by Federal University of São Paulo:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Intraocular pressure

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Inflammation

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: January 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2008
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Neovascular glaucoma of known cause
  • Older than 18 years
  • Previously submitted to retinal photocoagulation
  • Under medical treatment to glaucoma

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Need of antiglaucomatous surgery
  • Previous ocular surgery in the last 6 months
  • Pregnancy
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Brazil
Federal University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil, 04023-900
Sponsors and Collaborators
Federal University of São Paulo
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Luiz A Melo Jr, MD Federal University of São Paulo
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00441181     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UNIFESP 2007-02
Study First Received: February 27, 2007
Last Updated: June 21, 2011
Health Authority: Brazil: National Health Surveillance Agency

Keywords provided by Federal University of São Paulo:
Neovascular glaucoma
Travoprost

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glaucoma
Glaucoma, Neovascular
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases
Travoprost
Antihypertensive Agents
Cardiovascular Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions

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