"The Effects of Oxytocin on Patients With Borderline Personality Disorder"
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01243658|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : November 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : December 22, 2017
RCT. Two substudies (clinical and experimental). Main objective of the trial is to examine if oxytocin, compared to placebo shows any additional effect on the therapy achievements (outcome) of patients with borderline personality disorder, who receive an in-patient standard psychotherapy (Dialectical-behavioral-therapy, Marsha Linehan (2006)).
Secondary objectives :
Investigate if oxytocin compared to placebo enhances social trust and emotion recognition in patients with borderline personality disorder. Comparison of the effects of Oxytocin on patients with BPD and major depression.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Effects of Oxytocin on Borderline Personality Disorder Borderline Personality Disorder||Drug: Oxytocin Other: placebo||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||150 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Basic Science|
|Official Title:||"The Effects of Oxytocin on Patients With Borderline Personality Disorder"|
|Study Start Date :||January 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2019|
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
- BPD Symptoms [ Time Frame: BPD Symptoms ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01243658
|Contact: Franny B Spengler, Dr.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Freiburg, Baden-Würtemberg, Germany, 79104|
|Contact: Franny B Spengler, Dr. 0049-761-20397742 email@example.com|
|Study Director:||Markus Heinrichs, Prof. Dr.||Institut für Psychologie der Univeristät Freiburg|