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Study Evaluating DVS-233 SR to Treat Vasomotor Systems Associated With Menopause

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00256685
First Posted: November 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: May 19, 2006
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and efficacy of desvenlafaxine succinate (DVS) for treatment of moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms (VMS) that are associated with menopause, and also to assess the effects of DVS on sleep parameters and health outcomes indicators.

Condition Intervention Phase
Menopause Hot Flashes Sleep Disorders Drug: DVS-233 SR Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Efficacy and Safety Study of DVS-233 SR for Treatment of Vasomotor Symptoms Associated With Menopause

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Further study details as provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Reduction in average daily number of moderate & severe hot flushes and average daily severity score at weeks 4 & 12

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Sleep, mood

Estimated Enrollment: 568
Study Start Date: September 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2005
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Generally healthy, postmenopausal women who seek treatment for hot flushes
  • Minimum of 7 moderate to severe hot flushes per day or 50 per week recorded for 7 consecutive days during screening
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) less than or equal to 40 kg/m2

Other inclusions apply.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Hypersensitivity to Venlafaxine
  • History of seizure disorder
  • History of myocardial infarction or unstable angina within 6 months

Other exclusions apply.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00256685


Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00256685     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3151A2-319
First Submitted: November 17, 2005
First Posted: November 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: May 19, 2006
Last Verified: May 2006

Keywords provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:
Menopause

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sleep Wake Disorders
Parasomnias
Hot Flashes
Nervous System Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Mental Disorders