Treatment of Acute Sinusitis

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jane Garbutt, MD, Washington University School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00377403
First received: September 14, 2006
Last updated: December 24, 2012
Last verified: December 2012
Results First Received: March 31, 2011  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Conditions: Acute Respiratory Infections
Acute Rhinosinusitis
Interventions: Drug: Acetaminophen
Drug: Amoxicillin
Drug: Dextromethorphan hydrobromide with guaifenesin
Drug: Guaifenesin
Drug: Pseudoephedrine Sustained Action
Drug: Saline spray (0.65%)

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Intervention Arm Amoxicillin 500mg tid for 10 days in addition to symptomatic treatments
Symptomatic Treatments Only Placebo for 10 days in addition to symptomatic treatments

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Intervention Arm     Symptomatic Treatments Only  
STARTED     85     81  
Day -3 Assessment     81     74  
Day 7 Assessment     80     75  
Day 10 Assessment     81     71  
Day 28 Assessment     82     77  
COMPLETED     81 [1]   74 [2]
NOT COMPLETED     4     7  
Unable to contact for telephone intervie                 4                 7  
[1] The number varied by day of follow-up from 80 to 82 in the intervention group.
[2] The number varied by day of follow-up from 71 to 77 in the symptomatic treatment only group.



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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Intervention Arm Amoxicillin 500mg tid for 10 days in addition to symptomatic treatments
Symptomatic Treatments Only Placebo for 10 days in addition to symptomatic treatments
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
    Intervention Arm     Symptomatic Treatments Only     Total  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  85     81     166  
Age  
[units: years]
Median ( Full Range )
  32  
  ( 18 to 69 )  
  31  
  ( 18 to 66 )  
  32  
  ( 18 to 69 )  
Gender  
[units: participants]
     
Female     54     52     106  
Male     31     29     60  



  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   SNOT-16 Score (Sino-Nasal Outcomes Test) at Day 3   [ Time Frame: 4 days ]


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Certain Agreements:  
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Jane Garbut,MD
Organization: Washington University in St Louis
phone: 314-454-8613
e-mail: jgarbutt@dom.wustl.edu


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Responsible Party: Jane Garbutt, MD, Washington University School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00377403     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 05-0140, U01AI064655-01A1
Study First Received: September 14, 2006
Results First Received: March 31, 2011
Last Updated: December 24, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board