Genetic Determinants of Opioids Analgesia
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00226564|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 27, 2005
Last Update Posted : October 29, 2008
The response to opioids varies greatly among individuals. Some of these variability is accounted for by genetic factors.
The present study was designed to evaluate the possibility that genetic polymorphism in the gene encoding for mu opioid receptor may explain variability in the response to alfentanil during lithotripsy.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||The Effect of mu Opioid Receptor Polymorphism on the Response to Alfentanil During Lithotripsy|
|Study Start Date :||August 1997|
- Total alfentanil dose used during the procedure.
- The extent of respiratory depression.
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|Hadassah Medical Organization|
|Principal Investigator:||Yoseph Caraco, MD||Hadassah Medical Organization|