Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Itopride Hydrochloride (HCl) in Patients Suffering From Functional Dyspepsia
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||A Multicentre, Open-Label Extension Phase to Study the Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Itopride HCl in Patients Suffering From Functional Dyspepsia|
- Long-term safety
- Long-term relief of symptoms
|Study Start Date:||November 2004|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||August 2006|
All patients who have completed study ITOFD04-03 will be offered to continue to be treated with itopride for a period of up to one year in duration. A target of 300 patients will be followed up for 6 months. Of these, a target of 100 patients will be kept on treatment for an additional 6 months.
Patients will need to come to the clinic for evaluations every 8 weeks during the trial. Evaluations done at these visits will include: lab tests, evaluation of the heartburn condition, and a questionnaire needed to be completed by the patient to see if the drug is helpful in relieving their symptoms.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00112203
|Principal Investigator:||Jan Tack, MD||Leuven University|
|Principal Investigator:||Jan Tack, MD||University of Leuven|