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Study Evaluating MOA-728 Oral for the Treatment of OIBD in Subjects With Chronic Non-Malignant Pain

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00605644
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 31, 2008
Last Update Posted : July 28, 2011
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Information provided by:
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

Brief Summary:
The primary purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and dose-response relationship of N-methylnaltrexone bromide (MOA-728) by observing spontaneous bowel movements in subjects administered MOA-728 who have chronic pain that is not due to cancer, and who have opioid-induced bowel dysfunction (OIBD).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Constipation Drug: MOA-728 Drug: Placebo Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 120 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study of Oral MOA-728 for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced Bowel Dysfunction in Subjects With Chronic Nonmalignant Pain
Study Start Date : January 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2008

Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: 1
Placebo
Drug: Placebo
Placebo
Experimental: 2
MOA-728
Drug: MOA-728
Oral Capsules
Experimental: 3
MOA-728
Drug: MOA-728
Oral Capsules
Experimental: 4
MOA-728
Drug: MOA-728
Oral Capsules
Experimental: 5
MOA-728
Drug: MOA-728
Oral Capsules



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Spontaneous Bowel Movements [ Time Frame: App. 1 month ]


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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:

  • Adult Outpatients with opioid-induced bowel dysfunction and chronic pain, which is not due to malignant cancer.
  • Taking oral, transdermal, intravenous, or subcutaneous opioids.
  • Willingness to discontinue all pre-study laxative therapy and use only study permitted rescue laxatives.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of chronic constipation before the initiation of opioid therapy.
  • Other GI disorders known to affect bowel transit.
  • Women who are pregnant, breast feeding, or plan to become pregnant.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00605644


Sponsors and Collaborators
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.
Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Investigators
Study Director: Jeff Cohn Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

Responsible Party: Jeff Cohn, Salix Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00605644     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3200A3-2202
First Posted: January 31, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 28, 2011
Last Verified: July 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Constipation
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms