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Assessment of UTI Symptoms and Quality of Life According to Antibiotics Treatment in Acute Uncomplicated Cystitis

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kwang-Woo Lee, MD, Soonchunhyang University Hospital Identifier:
First received: June 27, 2012
Last updated: June 28, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
Although Cystitis includes a clinical syndrome characterized by various combinations of dysuria (painful urination), frequency, urgency, gross haematuria, lower back and/or abdominal/suprapubic discomfort with pyuria and bacteriuria. An acute uncomplicated UTI (referred to as cystitis) has been focused microorganisms and drug-resistance. There has been little research on Clinical aspects on cystitis treatment such as bothersomeness, or the impact of symptoms on patients' quality of life (QoL). The investigators want to study for Assessment of UTI Symptoms and Quality of Life According to Antibiotics Treatment(Ciprobay) in Acute Uncomplicated Cystitis in Korean Women.

Condition Intervention
Acute Cystitis
Drug: Ciprobay

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Study of Quality of Life and Changes to Symptom Relief for Acute Uncomplicated Cystitis Treated With Antibiotics (Ciprobay); Prospective, Open-label, Multicenter, Observational Study

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Further study details as provided by Kwang-Woo Lee, MD, Soonchunhyang University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Effect on patient satisfaction and quality of life. [ Time Frame: at day 5 relative to baseline ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change in UTISA sub-category (dysuria, frequency, urgency, pain, hematuria) [ Time Frame: at day 10, 21 and 28 relative to baseline ]
  • Change in KHQ [ Time Frame: at day 10, 21 and 28 relative to baseline ]

Enrollment: 386
Study Start Date: October 2009
Study Completion Date: October 2011
Primary Completion Date: February 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
female with cystitis symptoms
Drug: Ciprobay
Ciprobay (250mg, bid, oral)


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female outpatients (20-65 years old)
  • Acute cystitis symptoms (subject-reported) for < 1 week prior to Visit 1.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Acute cystitis symptoms for ≥ 1 week prior to Visit 1.
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Congenital urinary tract abnormality
  • Female subjects who are pregnant, nursing, or with a positive urine pregnancy test or who are intending to become pregnant during the study or within 3 months after the completion of the study.
  • Hypersensitivity to the active substance (Ciprobay).
  • Subjects who have vaginal discharge
  • Fever ( ≥ 37.5 ºC)
  • Sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Documented significant renal disease (sCr > 1.5)
  • Subjects who cannot consent to this study.
  • Subjects who had received antimicrobial agents in the previous 4 weeks.
  • Recurrent urinary tract infection defined as treatment for UTI > 3 times in the last year.
  • Use of an indwelling catheter or an intermittent self-catheterization program.
  • Neurogenic bladder.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01631955

Korea, Republic of
Soonchunhyang University Bucheon Hospital
Bucheon, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, Republic of, 420-767
Sponsors and Collaborators
Soonchunhyang University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Min-Eui Kim, MD, PhD Soonchunhyang University Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Kwang-Woo Lee, MD, Department of urology, Soonchunhyang University Hospital Identifier: NCT01631955     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KAUTII&Schbc-UTI-QoL
Study First Received: June 27, 2012
Last Updated: June 28, 2012

Keywords provided by Kwang-Woo Lee, MD, Soonchunhyang University Hospital:
Acute cystitis
Quality of life

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Antibiotics, Antitubercular
Anti-Infective Agents
Antitubercular Agents processed this record on May 25, 2017