Barrier Function Measurement in Dry Eye Patients After Using Systane Ultra for 30 Days

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alcon Research
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00946777
First received: July 24, 2009
Last updated: February 8, 2012
Last verified: February 2012
  Purpose

The primary objective is to determine if there is a correlation between reductions in corneal staining and improvements in corneal barrier function.


Condition Intervention
Dry Eye
Other: Systane® Ultra

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Barrier Function Measurement in Dry Eye Patients After Using Systane Ultra for 30 Days

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Further study details as provided by Alcon Research:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Percent change from baseline of corneal fluorescein [ Time Frame: 30 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Adverse event occurence [ Time Frame: 30 Days ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 19
Study Start Date: July 2009
Study Completion Date: September 2009
Primary Completion Date: September 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Systane® Ultra Other: Systane® Ultra
Systane® Ultra 1-2 drops, 4 times per day for 30 days

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must have moderate corneal staining and exhibit a need to use artificial tears.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients can not participate in any other ophthalmic drug or device clinical trial within 30 days of the baseline visit.
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Responsible Party: Alcon Research
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00946777     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SMA-09-04
Study First Received: July 24, 2009
Last Updated: February 8, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Alcon Research:
Dry Eye Signs
barrier function

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca
Dry Eye Syndromes
Keratoconjunctivitis
Conjunctivitis
Conjunctival Diseases
Eye Diseases
Keratitis
Corneal Diseases
Lacrimal Apparatus Diseases

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