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POWER Point of Care Effect on Satisfaction of Treatment

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00549068
First Posted: October 25, 2007
Last Update Posted: December 7, 2009
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Collaborator:
Procter and Gamble
Information provided by:
Sanofi
  Purpose
To compare the subject satisfaction rating in women treated for postmenopausal osteoporosis with Actonel 35mg Once-a-Week for 24 weeks, and receiving feedback information, after 12 weeks of treatment, based on bone resorption marker results using the NTx Point-Of-Care (POC) device, to similar women treated as per regular clinical practice

Condition Intervention Phase
Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal Drug: Risedronate Sodium (Actonel) Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Impact of NTx Point of Care (POC) Device on Patient Satisfication With Actonel 35mg Once a Seek Treatment a Multicenter Prospective Open Label Randomized Controlled Community Practice-based Study

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Further study details as provided by Sanofi:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Compare subject satisfaction rating in women treated for postmenopausal osteoporosis with Actonel® 35 mg Once-a-Week for 24 weeks, and receiving feedback information after 12 weeks of treatment to similar women monitored as per regular clinical practice

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Compare subject satisfaction with Actonel® 35 mg Once-a-Week in subject subgroups: previously treated with biphosphonates, HRT, raloxifene, fluoride, or calcitonin within past 2 years vs. those previously non treated

Enrollment: 2433
Study Start Date: February 2003
Study Completion Date: November 2004
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women diagnosed with postmenopausal osteoporosis using community practice standards
  • Women previously non-treated for osteoporosis, OR treated for osteoporosis with biphosphonates (alendronate, etidronate), hormone replacement therapy estrogen, estrogen-related drugs, progesterone, subcutaneous estrogen implant), raloxifene, fluoride, or calcitonin within the past 2 years but discontinued prior to enrolment into the study either due to:lack of effect or intolerance

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects treated with Actonelr 5 mg daily,
  • Mental condition rendering the subject unable to understand the nature, scope, and possible consequences of the study
  • Subject unlikely to comply with protocol, e.g., uncooperative attitude, inability to return for follow-up visits, and unlikelihood of completing the study
  • Known/Suspected hypersensitivity to any component of Actonelr 35 mg Once-a-Week
  • Known/Suspected hypocalcaemia
  • Known/Suspected severe renal impairment (creatinine clearance < 30ml/min)
  • Known/Suspected hyperparathyroidism
  • Known/Suspected hyperthyroidism
  • Known/Suspected active urinary tract infection
  • Known high urine levels of calcium (3 4mg/ml)

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  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00549068


Sponsors and Collaborators
Sanofi
Procter and Gamble
Investigators
Study Director: Mary Tzortzis Sanofi
  More Information

Responsible Party: Study Director, sanofi-aventis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00549068     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HMR4003B_4031
First Submitted: October 24, 2007
First Posted: October 25, 2007
Last Update Posted: December 7, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal
Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Risedronate Sodium
Calcium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Bone Density Conservation Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs