A Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of an Investigational Drug in the Treatment of Postoperative Dental Pain (MK-2295-005)
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This study is being conducted to evaluate the safety and tolerability of the drug and to evaluate its efficacy compared to placebo and to ibuprofen in the treatment of postoperative dental pain in male patients.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 45 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients in generally good health who are scheduled to have two or more third molars removed, at least one of which is partially or completely embedded in bone and is a mandibular impaction
Patient has a temperature of 37.5C or greater prior to dosing
Patient has participated in another clinical study within the last 4 weeks