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Rectal Indomethacin to Prevent Post-Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) Pancreatitis

This study has been terminated.
(Futility)
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01774604
First received: January 21, 2013
Last updated: September 28, 2016
Last verified: September 2016
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to assess whether peri-procedural administration of rectal indomethacin, compared to placebo, can reduce the incidence of post-ERCP pancreatitis.

Condition Intervention Phase
Post-ERCP Acute Pancreatitis Drug: Indomethacin Drug: Placebo Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Rectal Indomethacin to Prevent Post-ERCP Pancreatitis

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Further study details as provided by Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of Patients Who Developed Acute Pancreatitis [ Time Frame: From randomization to 30 days after ERCP ]
    Number of patients who developed pancreatitis following ERCP based on Atlanta Classification


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of Patients Who Developed Severe Pancreatitis [ Time Frame: From randomization to 30 days after ERCP ]
    Number of patients with severe acute pancreatitis based on the Atlanta Classification

  • Number of Patients Who Developed Moderately Severe Pancreatitis [ Time Frame: From randomization to 30 days after ERCP ]
    Number of patients with moderately severe pancreatitis based on Atlanta Classification

  • Number of Patients Who Developed Mild Pancreatitis [ Time Frame: From randomization to 30 days after ERCP ]
    Number of patient who developed mild acute pancreatitis based on the Atlanta Classification

  • Number of Patients Who Developed Gastrointestinal Bleeding [ Time Frame: From randomization to 30 days after ERCP ]
    Number of patients who developed any type of gastrointestinal bleeding from time of ERCP to 30 days post procedure

  • Number of Patient Deaths [ Time Frame: From randomization to 30 days after ERCP ]
    Number of patients who died from any cause from the time of ERCP until 30 days post-procedure

  • Number of Patients With 30 Days Hospital Re-admission [ Time Frame: From randomization until 30 days after ERCP ]
    Number of patients admitted to the hospital for any cause following ERCP


Enrollment: 449
Study Start Date: January 2013
Study Completion Date: December 2014
Primary Completion Date: December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Indomethacin
Indomethacin 100 mg Per Rectum (PR) x 1 in peri-procedural period
Drug: Indomethacin
100 mg Indomethacin PR x 1
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Placebo suppositories (#2)
Drug: Placebo

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Scheduled for an ERCP at Dartmouth-Hitchcock
  2. Age greater than 18 years old
  3. Ability to provide written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Inability to provide written informed consent
  2. ERCP being performed for diagnosis and/or treatment of acute pancreatitis
  3. Current ongoing acute pancreatitis
  4. Previously documented allergy to Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
  5. Contra-indication to NSAID therapy (creatinine level >1.4 or active peptic ulcer disease), already taking NSAIDs (other than aspirin therapy for cardioprotection)
  6. Pregnant or nursing mothers
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01774604

Locations
United States, New Hampshire
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, New Hampshire, United States, 03756
Sponsors and Collaborators
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: John M Levenick, MD Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  More Information

Publications:
Responsible Party: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01774604     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CPHS#23749
Study First Received: January 21, 2013
Results First Received: July 29, 2016
Last Updated: September 28, 2016

Keywords provided by Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center:
Post ERCP acute pancreatitis
Post Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) acute pancreatitis
Indomethacin
Rectal Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatitis
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Indomethacin
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Gout Suppressants
Tocolytic Agents
Reproductive Control Agents
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 19, 2017