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A Study Evaluating the Effect of Etoricoxib and Indomethacin in the Treatment of Acute Gout (0663-081)(COMPLETED)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00142558
First Posted: September 2, 2005
Last Update Posted: April 11, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  Purpose
A study to evaluate the effects of etoricoxib and indomethacin in the treatment of acute gout.

Condition Intervention Phase
Acute Gout Drug: MK0663; etoricoxib / Duration of Treatment: 5 Days Drug: Comparator: indomethacin 75 mg sustained release capsule / Duration of Treatment: 5 Days Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Active-Comparator-Controlled 5-Day Trial of the Effect of Etoricoxib 120 mg Versus Indomethacin 150 mg in the Treatment of Acute Gout

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Further study details as provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient assessment of pain (0- to 4- Likert scale)

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient Global Assessment of Response to Therapy (0- to 4- point scale)
  • Investigator Global Assessment of Response to Therapy (0- to 4- point scale)
  • Tenderness of the study joint (0- to 3-point scale)
  • Swelling of the study joint (0- to 3-point scale)

Enrollment: 180
Actual Study Start Date: January 1, 2005
Study Completion Date: May 1, 2005
Primary Completion Date: May 1, 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males or females at least 18 years of age who have acute gout.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00142558


Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  More Information

Study Data/Documents: CSR Synopsis  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00142558     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0663-081
MK0663-081
2005_062
First Submitted: August 31, 2005
First Posted: September 2, 2005
Last Update Posted: April 11, 2017
Last Verified: April 2017

Keywords provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:
Arcoxia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Gout
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Crystal Arthropathies
Rheumatic Diseases
Purine-Pyrimidine Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Metabolic Diseases
Etoricoxib
Indomethacin
Cyclooxygenase 2 Inhibitors
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Gout Suppressants
Tocolytic Agents
Reproductive Control Agents