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Efficacy of Celecoxib Vs Placebo to Prevent Pain in a Paced Walk

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified July 2004 by University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2004
History: No changes posted
A paced 20-minute walk is a reproducible model for acute pain in knee osteoarthritis

Condition Intervention Phase
Knee Osteoarthritis
Drug: celecoxib
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Pilot Study of the Efficacy of Celecoxib 200 Mg Qd in Relieving Pain and Walking Dysfunction in Osteoarthritis of the Knee

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Further study details as provided by University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • time to onset of severe pain

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • time to onset of moderate pain

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: June 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2005
Detailed Description:

This is a randomizd, placbo-controlled, crossover trial comparing a single dose of celecoxib to placebo measuring the time to onset of acute pain in a paced 20-minute walk.

40 subjects will be enrolled


Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

Knee osteoarthritis by ACR clinical criteria Pain of at least 40 mm by VAS at baseline

Exclusion Criteria:

Non-pregant, non-lactating Able to stop active arthritis medication for washout Cardiovascular risk factors Abnormal EKG -

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00194090

Contact: Michele M Hooper, MD, MS (216) 591-1443 ext 13
Contact: Michelle Wallette, MA (216) 591-1443 ext 15

United States, Ohio
University Hospitals of Cleveland Recruiting
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106
Contact: Michelle Wallette, MA    216-591-1443 ext 14   
Contact: Michele M Hooper, MD, MS    (216) 591-1443 ext 13   
Principal Investigator: Michele M Hooper, MD, MS         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Michele M Hooper, MD, MS University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
  More Information

Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00194090     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 06-04-41
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: September 13, 2005

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Cyclooxygenase 2 Inhibitors
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents processed this record on May 25, 2017