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Efficacy Study Comparing 0.9 g and 1.25 g Estrogel With Placebo for Vasomotor Symptoms and Vulvar and Vaginal Atrophy

This study has been completed.
Solvay Pharmaceuticals
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
ASCEND Therapeutics Identifier:
First received: September 8, 2005
Last updated: July 11, 2013
Last verified: July 2013
This study is intended to establish the lowest effective dose of EstroGel® for the treatment of vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause.

Condition Intervention Phase
Postmenopausal Symptoms Drug: Estradiol Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Efficacy Study Comparing 0.9 g and 1.25 g EstroGel® 0.03% Doses With Placebo in the Treatment of Vasomotor Symptoms and Vulvar and Vaginal Atrophy Associated With Menopause

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Further study details as provided by ASCEND Therapeutics:


Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women 45-65 years
  • naturally or surgically postmenopausal
  • experiencing hot flushes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • hypersensitivity to estrogen replacement therapy
  • pregnancy or lactating
  • abnormal PAP smear
  • history/suspected cervical, uterine, adrenal, pituitary, breast or ovarian malignancy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00160173

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Sponsors and Collaborators
ASCEND Therapeutics
Solvay Pharmaceuticals
Study Director: Global Clinical Director Solvay Solvay Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Responsible Party: ASCEND Therapeutics Identifier: NCT00160173     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: S166.4.003
Study First Received: September 8, 2005
Last Updated: July 11, 2013

Keywords provided by ASCEND Therapeutics:
Post menopausal vasomotor symptoms

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on September 19, 2017