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Vesair Clinical Trial (VAPOR)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT04026347
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : July 19, 2019
Last Update Posted : July 12, 2021
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Solace Therapeutics, Inc.

Brief Summary:
Single-blind, multicenter, randomized clinical trial of the Vesair Balloon in the treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence in post-menopausal women

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Stress Urinary Incontinence Device: Vesair Balloon Other: Sham balloon placement Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 158 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Outcomes Assessor)
Masking Description: Subject and assessor blinded to randomization result
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Evaluation of the Vesair® Bladder Control System for the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence in Post-Menopausal Women
Actual Study Start Date : February 1, 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 31, 2022
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 31, 2024

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Vesair
Subjects are treated with Vesair Balloon at enrollment (day 0)
Device: Vesair Balloon
Indwelling, intravesical balloon

Sham Comparator: Sham
Subjects are treated with sham at enrollment (day 0) and treated with balloon (if desired) after six month visit.
Device: Vesair Balloon
Indwelling, intravesical balloon

Other: Sham balloon placement
Sham balloon placement procedure

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Composite Endpoint [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Pad weight + I-QOL

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pad Weight [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Reduction in pad weight

  2. I-QOL [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Improvement in I-QOL score (0-100 point scale, 100 being the best outcome)

  3. Episode Frequency [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Reduction in episode frequency as reported on a 7 day diary

  4. Patient Global Impression of Improvement (PGI-I) [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Significant Improvement per PGI-I (response of very much better or much better on 7 point scale)

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Post-menopausal women with SUI for at least 12 months
  • Average of at least one leak per day
  • Failed non-invasive treatment
  • Willing to undergo cystoscopy and a minimum of 5 visits over one year

Exclusion Criteria:

  • BMI > 40.0
  • Last menstrual period within 12 months of enrollment
  • On birth control and/or oral hormone replacement therapy
  • Urge-predominant mixed incontinence
  • SUI due to intrinsic sphincter deficiency
  • Prior treatment with the Vesair Balloon
  • Prior medical, surgical or non-surgical treatment for SUI within 6 months of enrollment
  • Recurrent or recent (within the past 5 years) kidney stones
  • Recurrent or recent (within the past 3 months) Urinary Tract Infection
  • Stage 3 or higher cystocele (POP-Q)
  • Interstitial or follicular cystitis / painful bladder syndrome
  • Local genital infection
  • Artificial sphincter
  • Anatomic abnormalities which would interfere with device placement.
  • Visible blood in the urine
  • Uncontrolled bladder contractions / discomfort with bladder filling up to 300cc
  • History of cancer of the urinary tract
  • History of any cancer within the past two years (excluding non-melanoma skin cancers)
  • History of any cancer not (yet) treated with curable intent (excluding non-melanoma skin cancers)
  • Immunologically suppressed or immunocompromised
  • Undergoing pelvic radiation, pelvic fibrosis from previous pelvic radiation
  • Non ambulatory / unable to do simple pad weight testing exercises
  • On anticoagulation therapy with the exception of aspirin
  • History of mental illness requiring inpatient treatment
  • Neurological disease such as Parkinson's or multiple sclerosis
  • Uncontrolled diabetes (A1C > 9%)
  • Recent alcohol or drug abuse requiring treatment in the past year
  • Autoimmune or connective tissue disorders such as Marfan syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos or Myasthenia Gravis
  • Allergy to polyurethane or perfluorocarbons

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT04026347

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Solace Therapeutics, Inc.
Additional Information:
Publications of Results:
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Responsible Party: Solace Therapeutics, Inc. Identifier: NCT04026347    
Other Study ID Numbers: CD1010
First Posted: July 19, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2021
Last Verified: July 2021
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: Yes
Device Product Not Approved or Cleared by U.S. FDA: Yes
Keywords provided by Solace Therapeutics, Inc.:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Behavioral Symptoms
Elimination Disorders
Mental Disorders