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Olopatadine 0.2% for the Treatment of Allergic Conjunctivitis

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00331500
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 31, 2006
Last Update Posted : August 14, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alcon Research

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate that Olopatadine 0.2% is superior to vehicle in the treatment of the signs and symptoms associated with allergic conjunctivitis or rhinoconjunctivitis.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Allergic Conjunctivitis Drug: Olopatadine Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solution, 0.2% Drug: Olopatadine Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solution Vehicle Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 287 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Comparative Study of Olopatadine 0.2% Versus Vehicle in Patients With Seasonal Allergic Conjunctivitis or Rhinoconjunctivitis
Actual Study Start Date : April 18, 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 27, 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : July 27, 2006

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Olopatadine Hydrochloride 0.2%
Olopatadine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution, 0.2%, 1 drop in each eye, once-daily in the morning for 6 weeks
Drug: Olopatadine Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solution, 0.2%
Placebo Comparator: Vehicle
Olopatadine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution vehicle, 1 drop in each eye, once-daily in the morning for 6 weeks
Drug: Olopatadine Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solution Vehicle
Inactive ingredients used as a placebo comparator




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Daily ocular itching and redness scores [ Time Frame: Up to Day 14 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percentage of patients with daily ocular itching and redness scores of 0 [ Time Frame: Up to Day 14 ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • History of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis or rhinoconjunctivitis, a positive grass antigen challenge reaction (skin test), and a positive response to grass in the Conjunctival Allergen Challenge (CAC) model

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Under 10 years of age

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00331500


Sponsors and Collaborators
Alcon Research
Investigators
Study Director: Alcon, A Novartis Company Alcon, a Novartis Company

Publications of Results:
Responsible Party: Alcon Research
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00331500     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C-04-60
First Posted: May 31, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 14, 2017
Last Verified: June 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Conjunctivitis
Conjunctivitis, Allergic
Conjunctival Diseases
Eye Diseases
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Hypersensitivity
Immune System Diseases
Pharmaceutical Solutions
Ophthalmic Solutions
Olopatadine Hydrochloride
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Anti-Allergic Agents
Histamine H1 Antagonists, Non-Sedating
Histamine H1 Antagonists
Histamine Antagonists
Histamine Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action