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Effects of Travoprost on Neovascular Glaucoma

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Information provided by:
Federal University of São Paulo Identifier:
First received: February 27, 2007
Last updated: June 21, 2011
Last verified: February 2007
Prostaglandin analogues have not been used in the treatment of neovascular glaucoma because of suspicious lack of efficacy. This study aims at assessing the effect of travoprost on neovascular glaucoma.

Condition Intervention
Neovascular Glaucoma
Drug: Travoprost

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effects of Travoprost on Neovascular Glaucoma

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Further study details as provided by Federal University of São Paulo:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Intraocular pressure

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Inflammation

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: January 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2008

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Neovascular glaucoma of known cause
  • Older than 18 years
  • Previously submitted to retinal photocoagulation
  • Under medical treatment to glaucoma

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Need of antiglaucomatous surgery
  • Previous ocular surgery in the last 6 months
  • Pregnancy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00441181

Federal University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil, 04023-900
Sponsors and Collaborators
Federal University of São Paulo
Principal Investigator: Luiz A Melo Jr, MD Federal University of São Paulo
  More Information Identifier: NCT00441181     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UNIFESP 2007-02
Study First Received: February 27, 2007
Last Updated: June 21, 2011

Keywords provided by Federal University of São Paulo:
Neovascular glaucoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glaucoma, Neovascular
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases
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