Enoxaparin as Treatment for Vulvodynia

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Prof. Jacob Bornstein, Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00874484
First received: March 31, 2009
Last updated: October 17, 2011
Last verified: October 2011
  Purpose

The investigators hypothesize that injections of Low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) [enoxaparin] will reduce pain in women with vulvodynia.


Condition Intervention Phase
Vulvodynia
Drug: Clexane (enoxaparin)
Phase 2

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: Enoxaparin as Treatment for Vulvar Vestibulitis Syndrome - Vulvodynia

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Further study details as provided by Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • vestibular pain [ Time Frame: one year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: March 2009
Study Completion Date: May 2011
Primary Completion Date: April 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: Clexane (enoxaparin)
One arm receives enoxoparin, second arm receives saline
Placebo Comparator: 2 Drug: Clexane (enoxaparin)
One arm receives enoxoparin, second arm receives saline

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 50 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • women with vulvodynia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • women without vulvodynia
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00874484

Locations
Israel
Western Galilee Hospital- Nahariya
Nahariya, Israel, 22100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya
  More Information

No publications provided by Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Prof. Jacob Bornstein, Chair, Dpt Obstetrics & Gynecology, Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00874484     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: JB 2409
Study First Received: March 31, 2009
Last Updated: October 17, 2011
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vulvar Vestibulitis
Vulvodynia
Vulvitis
Vulvar Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Enoxaparin
Anticoagulants
Hematologic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Cardiovascular Agents

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