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Adherence to Gastro-protection in Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug (NSAID) Using Patients (GADES)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00699725
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 18, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 7, 2010
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Prospective multicentric study to evaluate the compliance of gastroprotective treatment in NSAID patients at risk of GI complications. Secondary objectives: To identify the factors associated to treatment compliance (both NSAID and PPI), to evaluate the relationship between compliance and NSAID-associated GI events

Condition or disease
Compliance Gastroprotector Therapy Risk Factors

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 2000 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Compliance of Gastroprotection Treatment in the Prevention of Gastrointestinal Risk in Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug (NSAID) Using Patients
Study Start Date : May 2008
Primary Completion Date : January 2009
Study Completion Date : January 2009
Groups and Cohorts

NSAID patients with risk factors treated with gastroprotective drugs

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Adherence to gastroprotection treatment [ Time Frame: End of follow-up (3-5 weeks) ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Identify factors associated with treatment compliance [ Time Frame: End of follow-up ]
  2. Evaluate the relationship among GI events and treatment compliance [ Time Frame: End of follow-up ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients attending secondary care clinics who are prescribed NSAID and gastroprotection for at least 15 days following standard clinical practice.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Signed informed consent
  • Patients consulting to the specialized care clinics who have been prescribed NSAID and gastroprotection for at least 15 days following standard clinical practice.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Any gastroprotective treatment prescribed for other condition than NSAID-related gastrointestinal event prevention
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00699725

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Chair: Javier Zapardiel AstraZeneca Spain Medical Dept
More Information

Responsible Party: Mercedes Muñoz, PhD, Local MC GI Therapeutic Area Manager, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00699725     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-GES-DUM-2008/2
First Posted: June 18, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 7, 2010
Last Verified: December 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
gastroprotector therapy
risk factors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antirheumatic Agents