Comparison of Frequency of Use of Optive and Systane

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Innovative Medical Identifier:
First received: November 30, 2006
Last updated: May 30, 2007
Last verified: May 2007
The purpose of this study is subjectively compare duration of action between Optive and Systane.

Condition Intervention Phase
Dry Eye
Drug: Optive, Systane
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind

Further study details as provided by Innovative Medical:


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males or females > 18 years old
  • Mild to moderate dry eye symptoms
  • Score of at least 2 and no more than 4 on the SESOD at the initial screening visit
  • Likely to complete all study visits and able to provide informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Current use of topical cyclosporine
  • Known contraindications to any study medication or ingredients
  • Active ocular diseases or uncontrolled systemic disease (blepharitis patients that are actively being treated or disease that is uncontrollable)
  • Ocular surgery within the past 3 months,
  • Active ocular allergies
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00406510

United States, California
Private Practice
Azusa, California, United States, 91702
Sponsors and Collaborators
Innovative Medical
Principal Investigator: Milton Hom, OD Private Practice
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00406510     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5283
Study First Received: November 30, 2006
Last Updated: May 30, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board processed this record on November 27, 2015