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Safety and Efficacy Study of RX-10045 on the Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eye

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00799552
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 1, 2008
Last Update Posted : September 24, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to compare the safety and efficacy of RX-10045 to placebo for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of dry eye.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Dry Eye Syndrome Drug: RX-10045 Drug: Placebo Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 232 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II, Multi-Center, Double-Masked, Randomized, Placebo Controlled, Study on the Safety and Efficacy of RX-10045 on the Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eye in Every Day Environmental Conditions and During Provocation Using the Controlled Adverse Environment (CAE) Model
Study Start Date : November 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Eye Care
U.S. FDA Resources

Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: Placebo Drug: Placebo
Placebo eye drop
Experimental: RX-10045 Drug: RX-10045
RX-10045 eye drop



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Corneal fluorescein staining and integrated subject diary data [ Time Frame: 28 days ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Changes in dry eye signs and symptoms [ Time Frame: 28 days ]


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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:

  • Be at least 18 years of age;
  • Have provided written informed consent;
  • Have a history of dry eye for at least 6 months prior to enrollment;
  • Have a history of use or desire to use eye drops for dry eye symptoms within the past 6 months;
  • Demonstrate a response when exposed to the CAE.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Have an on-going ocular infection, or active ocular inflammation
  • Have worn contact lenses within 72 hours of Visit 1 or have anticipated use of contact lenses during the study;
  • Have contact lens-induced dry eye;
  • Have previously had laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgery;
  • Be using or have anticipated use of temporary punctual plugs during the study;
  • Have best corrected visual acuity > +0.7 in both eyes;
  • Be a woman who is pregnant, nursing or planning a pregnancy;
  • Have a known allergy and/or sensitivity to the test article or its components;
  • Be currently using any medication known to cause ocular drying that is not used on a stable dosing regimen for at least 30 days

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00799552


Locations
United States, Massachusetts
ORA Clinical
Andover, Massachusetts, United States, 01810
Sponsors and Collaborators
Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Gail Torkildsen, MD Ophthalmic Research Associates, Andover, MA
Principal Investigator: John Lonsdale, MD Central Maine Eye Care, Lewiston, ME
Principal Investigator: Joel Geffin, MD The Eye Care Group, Waterbury, CT

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Per Gjorstrup, Chief Medical Officier, Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00799552     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 08-004-03
First Posted: December 1, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 24, 2010
Last Verified: September 2010

Keywords provided by Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc:
Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca
Dry eye
Resolvin

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca
Dry Eye Syndromes
Signs and Symptoms
Keratoconjunctivitis
Conjunctivitis
Conjunctival Diseases
Eye Diseases
Keratitis
Corneal Diseases
Lacrimal Apparatus Diseases