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Early Tobacco Abstinence - 5

This study has been terminated.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00224965
First Posted: September 23, 2005
Last Update Posted: January 12, 2017
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Information provided by:
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
  Purpose
This proposal will conduct a prospective examination of the clinical course (intensity, content and duration) of tobacco (nicotine) abstinence effects in male and female smokers who are either heavy/light alcohol drinkers with/without depressive symptoms.

Condition Intervention Phase
Tobacco Use Behavioral: Behavior Therapy Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Early Tobacco Abstinence in High Risk Smokers

Further study details as provided by National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA):

Estimated Enrollment: 140
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2004
Detailed Description:
  1. To compare male and female smokers, with and without current depressive symptoms, in a prospective study of the intensity, content & duration of nicotine abstinence effects during an eight-day abstinence period, and responses to cue exposure (invivo cigarette cues, alcohol and negative affect-inducing imagery cues) during acute vs. prolonged abstinence and,
  2. To compare male and female smokers, who are either heavy alcohol drinkers or light alcohol drinkers, in a prospective study of the intensity, content & duration of nicotine abstinence effects during an eight-day abstinence period, and responses to cue exposure (invivo cigarette cues, alcohol and negative affect-inducing imagery cues) during acute vs. prolonged abstinence.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

1) between ages 18-60 years; (2) able to read and write English (3) SMOKER: Smoking >10 cigarettes per day for at least 1 year, with CO > 10 ppm, and blood cotinine concentration of 150 ng/ml or greater, FTND scores > 5.

(4) DEPRESSED SUBJECT: Not meeting SCID criteria for current major depression or more than one past major depressive episode, but having scores > 10 on the CES-D indicating presence of depressive symptomatology (5) NON-DEPRESSED SUBJECT: Not meeting SCID criteria for current major depression or more than one past major depressive episode, CES-D scores <10.

(6) HEAVY DRINKER: Not meeting SCID criteria for current alcohol dependence; drinking 20 or more drinks per month.

(7) LIGHT DRINKER: Not meeting SCID criteria for current alcohol dependence; drinking ten drinks or less per month

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Current dependence on cocaine, marijuana, opiates or alcohol
  2. Positive urine screen for marijuana, cocaine or opiates at any appointment after the intake appointment.
  3. Regular use of any psychoactive drugs including anxiolytics and antidepressants;
  4. Current major depression or other psychiatric conditions
  5. Subjects with any significant, untreated current medical conditions condition such as neurological, endocrine, cardiovascular, renal, liver, thyroid pathology or on medications for any recent medical events 6) Pregnant or lactating women -
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00224965


Locations
United States, Minnesota
Yale University, Dept. of Psychiatry
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55415
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Stephanie O'Malley, Ph.D. Substance Abuse Treatment Unit
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00224965     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIDA-13334-5
P50-13334-5
First Submitted: September 22, 2005
First Posted: September 23, 2005
Last Update Posted: January 12, 2017
Last Verified: September 2005

Keywords provided by National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA):
nicotine dependence