12-week Polysomnography Study of Ropinirole Controlled Release for Restless Legs Syndrome ((CR-RLS))
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The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy and safety of ropinirole CR-RLS in the treatment of patients with Restless Legs Syndrome and associated sleep disturbance and period limb movements during sleep.
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Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)Restless Legs Syndrome
A 12-Week, Multi-Center, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel Group, Flexible Dose Polysomnography Study of Ropinirole Controlled Release for Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) in RLS Patients With Sleep Disturbance and Periodic Limb Movements (PLM) During Sleep
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 79 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
provided written informed consent.
Diagnosed with primary RLS using the International RLS Study Group Diagnostic Criteria with a total score of 20 or greater on the International RLS (IRLS) Rating Scale and significant sleep disturbance indicated on Item 4 of the IRLS rating scale.
Have evening and nighttime symptoms of RLS, significant sleep impairment due to RLS symptoms, and symptoms requiring treatment prior to bedtime, but no earlier than 5:00PM.
Sleep efficiency <85% OR Latency to persistent sleep >20 minutes.
Primary sleep disorder
Have any medical conditions that may impact efficacy assessments or that may present a safety concern.
Pregnant or lactating or women of child-bearing potential who are not practicing an acceptable method of birth control.