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Ritanserin in Treatment of Cocaine Dependence - 1

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00000187
First Posted: September 21, 1999
Last Update Posted: May 28, 2015
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Collaborator:
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
James Cornish, University of Pennsylvania
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to assess ritanserin as a pharmacotherapy for cocaine dependence.

Condition Intervention Phase
Cocaine-Related Disorders Drug: Ritanserin Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Ritanserin in Treatment of Cocaine Dependence

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Further study details as provided by James Cornish, University of Pennsylvania:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cocaine use
  • Cocaine craving

Enrollment: 80
Study Start Date: July 1992
Primary Completion Date: June 1994 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   28 Years to 47 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
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  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00000187


Locations
United States, Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19104 6178
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Pennsylvania
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: James Cornish, M.D. University of Pennsylvania
  More Information

Publications:
Responsible Party: James Cornish, Principal Investigator, University of Pennsylvania
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000187     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIDA-00144-1
3R01DA012268 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
K20-00144-1
First Submitted: September 20, 1999
First Posted: September 21, 1999
Last Update Posted: May 28, 2015
Last Verified: May 2015

Keywords provided by James Cornish, University of Pennsylvania:
Cocaine Dependence
ritanserin

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cocaine-Related Disorders
Substance-Related Disorders
Chemically-Induced Disorders
Mental Disorders
Cocaine
Ritanserin
Anesthetics, Local
Anesthetics
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Vasoconstrictor Agents
Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Dopamine Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Serotonin Antagonists
Serotonin Agents
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Anti-Anxiety Agents
Antidepressive Agents, Second-Generation
Antidepressive Agents