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Treatment of Acute Pseudophakic Cystoid Macular Edema: Bromfenac 0.09% Versus Diclofenac Sodium 0.1% Versus Ketorolac Tromethamine 0.5%

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00595543
First Posted: January 16, 2008
Last Update Posted: March 19, 2009
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Information provided by:
Bp Consulting, Inc
  Purpose
To compare bromfenac 0.09%, diclofenac sodium 0.1%, and ketorolac tromethamine 0.5% ophthalmic solutions for the treatment of acute pseudophakic CME after cataract surgery.

Condition Intervention Phase
Acute Pseudophakic Cystoid Macular Edema Drug: Bromfenac Drug: Ketorolac Drug: Diclofenac Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Bp Consulting, Inc:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Acute Pseudophakic Cystoid Macular Edema [ Time Frame: 5 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Visual Acuity [ Time Frame: 5 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 166
Study Start Date: January 2008
Study Completion Date: March 2009
Primary Completion Date: March 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 1 Drug: Bromfenac
1 drop (in the eye) Instill one drop in the affected eye twice daily for three months
Active Comparator: 2 Drug: Ketorolac
1 drop (in the eye) Instill one drop in the affected eye four times daily for three months
Active Comparator: 3 Drug: Diclofenac
1 drop (in the eye) Instill one drop in the affected eye four times daily for three months

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must be diagnosed with acute pseudophakic CME within 12 months of cataract surgery
  • Males and females 18 years and older
  • Able to provide written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Complicated cataract surgery, particularly posterior capsule rupture and vitreous loss
  • Pre-Existing macular pathology, including macular edema, macular scar, macular hole, or macular pucker
  • History of Uveitis
  • Ipsilateral intraocular surgery prior to cataract surgery
  • CME greater than one year duration
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00595543


Locations
United States, Pennsylvania
Soll Eye Associates
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19124
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bp Consulting, Inc
Investigators
Principal Investigator: David Rho, MD Soll Eye Associates
  More Information

Responsible Party: David Rho, MD, Soll Eye Associates
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00595543     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5349
First Submitted: January 7, 2008
First Posted: January 16, 2008
Last Update Posted: March 19, 2009
Last Verified: March 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Edema
Macular Edema
Signs and Symptoms
Macular Degeneration
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Diclofenac
Ketorolac
Ketorolac Tromethamine
Bromfenac
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action