PG and PK of Oxycodone to Personalize Post-op Pain Management Following Surgery in Children
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03495388|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : April 12, 2018
Last Update Posted : October 24, 2018
Each year, in the U.S. alone, >6 million children undergo painful surgery; up to 50% of them experience significant and serious side effects with opioids and inadequate pain relief. Though 60% of this inter-individual variability in responses results from genetic variations, there is an almost complete lack of understanding of how specific genetic variability affects pain and of the adverse effects of opioids, especially in children. In this project the investigators will focus on oxycodone, a standard and preferred post-surgical oral analgesic in children
The purpose of this research is to study serious immediate and long-term clinical problems from both surgical pain and oxycodone use in children and adolescents to improve the safety and effectiveness of surgical pain relief.
The long-term goals are to improve the safety and effectiveness of surgical pain relief with opioids (a class of drugs/pain relievers) and to minimize the societal burden of disabling Chronic Persistent Surgical Pain (CPSP, which is pain that persists even after the expected healing time from surgery) and Opioid Dependence (OD) by preoperative risk predictions and personalized care with the right dose of the right pain medication for each child.
The overall objective is to determine the impact of risk factors on oxycodone's immediate and long-term negative postoperative outcomes and to personalize dosing in children undergoing outpatient and major inpatient surgery.
|Condition or disease|
|Postoperative Pain Opioid Dependence|
Research procedures will include:
- Pre-operative blood draw for genotyping candidate genes and exploratory genes and for future similar studies will be collected.
- Standardized pre-, intra-, and post-operative care will be received by all participants. The study team will record medical history, demographic information, concomitant medications, vitals, pain scores, post-operative nausea and vomiting, and all medications given post-surgery for pain management throughout the participants in-patient stay.
- Psychological questionnaires to assess pain, risk of developing OD and chronic pain, anxiety and depression will be administered pre-operatively, and 48-72 hours, 7-14 days, 2 months, 3 months, 6 months and 12 months post-operatively.
- Quantitative Sensory Testing will be performed on up to 100 participants pre-operatively, and 48-72 hours,3 months and 12 months post-operatively.
- Serial blood draws for oxycodone and methadone pharmacokinetic modeling will be collected from up to 200 participants. QTc measurements will also be recorded from pre- and post-operative EKGs for those participants in which methadone pharmacokinetic blood samples are collected.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||500 participants|
|Official Title:||Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacokinetics of Oxycodone to Personalize Postoperative Pain Management Following Major Inpatient Surgery in Children|
|Actual Study Start Date :||April 1, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||March 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 2022|
Major Inpatient Surgeries
Children ages 8-17.9 undergoing pectus excavatum or idiopathic scoliosis spinal fusion at Riley Hospital for Children, who have consented to participate in an observational clinical study as approved by the IU IRB, protocol #1707525204.
- Look at genetic factors predisposing children to immediate postoperative opioid-adverse effects (RD and PONV). [ Time Frame: Immediately post-surgery during hospital stay and at home up to 1 year post-surgery ]The investigators will look at specific CYP2D6, ABCB1, FAAH, OPRM1, and COMT variants to find correlations with children who experience RD, and PONV in the immediate post-surgical period (4 days) in the hospital and at home.
- Look at genetic factors predisposing children to inadequate surgical pain relief with oxycodone. [ Time Frame: Immediately post-surgery during hospital stay and at home up to 1 year post-surgery ]The investigators will look at specific CYP2D6, ABCB1, FAAH, OPRM1, and COMT variants to find correlations with children who experience poor pain relief in the immediate post-surgical period (4 days) in the hospital and at home.
- Look at the impact of CYP2D6 variants on oxycodone's clinical dosing in children to see if specific variants correlate with a need for lower or higher doses of analgesic. [ Time Frame: Pre-operative to post-operative day 2 ]The investigators will look at CYP2D6 variants to find correlations in oxycodone's PK variability and the need for dose adjustments that lead to desired clinical outcomes in children undergoing major inpatient surgeries.
- Look at genetic oxycodone-related perioperative and bio-psychological factors predisposing children to long-term adverse outcomes such as chronic persistant surgical pain and opioid dependence. [ Time Frame: Pre-operative to 12 months post-operative ]The investigators will look at OPRM1 epigenetics and OPRM1, FAAH, GCH1, DRD2 variants to find correlations with chronic persistent surgical pain and opioid dependence up to 1 year post-surgery. Children will also be asked to complete psychological questionnaires pre-surgery, and at 4 time points post-surgery to assess psycho-psychological factors that may correlate with chronic persistent surgical pain or opioid dependence.
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
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|Contact: Senthilkumar Sadhasivam, MD, MPH||(317) 948-3845||ssadhasivam@IUHealth.org|
|United States, Indiana|
|Riley Hospital for Children||Recruiting|
|Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, 46202|
|Contact: Senthilkumar Sadhasivam, MD, MPH 317-948-3845 ssadhasivam@IUHealth.org|
|Contact: Mary Heskett, RN 317-274-2374 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Senthilkumar Sadhasivam, MD, MPH|
|Principal Investigator:||Senthilkumar Sadhasivam, MD, MPH||Indiana Univeristy|