Combinations of Pharmacologic Smoking Cessation Treatments

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Department of Veterans Affairs Identifier:
First received: July 3, 2001
Last updated: January 20, 2009
Last verified: May 2007

The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of a combination of the drugs bupropion and mecamylamine along with a nicotine patch as a therapy for smoking cessation.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: Bupropion
Drug: Mecamylamine
Drug: Nicotine Patch
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Combinations of Pharmacologic Smoking Cessation Treatments

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Further study details as provided by Department of Veterans Affairs:

Study Start Date: November 1998
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2001

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 40 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Subjects must be a smoker between 20 and 40 years old, have smoked at least 20 cigarettes per day for at least 2 years, wish to stop smoking and be in good general health

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00018187

United States, California
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Los Angeles, California, United States, 90073
Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigator: Neil Hartman, M.D.
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00018187     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ADRD-011-98S
Study First Received: July 3, 2001
Last Updated: January 20, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Department of Veterans Affairs:
smoking cessation
nicotine processed this record on March 26, 2015