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A Trial Assessing The Effectiveness and Safety of [S,S]-Reboxetine in Patients With Fibromyalgia

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00357825
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 28, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 15, 2013
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Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and effectiveness of [S,S]-Reboxetine in patients with fibromyalgia.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pain Drug: [S,S]-Reboxetine Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 246 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An 8-Week, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multi-Centre Study of [S,S]-Reboxetine Administered Once Daily in Patients With Fibromyalgia
Study Start Date : August 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Fibromyalgia

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Weekly Average Pain Score from the Daily Pain Diary.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (FIQ) Total Score
  2. Patient Global Impression of Change
  3. Short-Form 36 Health Survey (SF 36)
  4. Sheehan Disability Scale
  5. Medical Outcomes Study - Sleep Scale (MOS-Sleep Scale)
  6. Quality of Sleep Score from the Daily Sleep Diary
  7. Multidimensional Assessment of Fatigue (MAF)
  8. Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scales (HADS)
  9. Short-Form McGill Pain Questionnaire (SF-MPQ)
  10. Fibromyalgia Health Assessment Questionnaire (F-HAQ)
  11. Safety and Tolerability
  12. Exposure Response Relationship Between Daily Dose and Daily Pain Score

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • At screening patients must meet the ACR criteria for fibromyalgia (i.e. widespread pain for at least 3 months, and pain in at least 11 of 18 specific tender point sites).
  • At screening and randomization, patients must have a score of >/=40mm on the Visual Analog Scale (VAS) of the Short-Form-McGill Pain Questionnaire (SF-MPQ).

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with other severe pain (e.g. DPN and PHN) that may confound assessment or self-evaluation of the pain associated with fibromyalgia.
  • Patients with severe hepatic impairment.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00357825

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Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer
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Responsible Party: Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00357825    
Other Study ID Numbers: A6061034
First Posted: July 28, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 15, 2013
Last Verified: May 2013
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Antidepressive Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Adrenergic Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs