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Impact of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment by Reconsolidation Therapy on Fibromyalgia Syndrome (PTSD-FMS)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04950426
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : July 6, 2021
Last Update Posted : January 5, 2022
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Centre Hospitalier Henri Laborit

Brief Summary:

The aim of the study is to demonstrate a significant improvement in quality of life specific to patients with fibromyalgia syndrome in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome with comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder, treated with reconsolidation blockade.

Patients receive a treatment with propranolol associated with reconsolidation blockade of traumatic story once a week during 6 weeks, with evaluation at inclusion and at 3 months.


Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Fibromyalgia Syndrome Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Drug: Propranolol Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 25 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Impact of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment by Reconsolidation Therapy on Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Actual Study Start Date : August 13, 2021
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 13, 2022
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 13, 2022

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Treatment with reconsolidation therapy
Patient will take propranolol once a week during 6 weeks. The dosage of propranolol: 1 mg/kg propranolol form: tablet
Drug: Propranolol
One administration of propranolol, once a week during six weeks. Reading by the participant of his/her traumatic story, 75 minutes (+/- 15 min) after propranolol intake.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Significant improvement in quality of life specific to patients with fibromyalgia syndrome in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome with comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder, treated with reconsolidation therapy. [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

    Modification in quality of life in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome measured by the Fibromyalgia Impact Measurement Questionnaire (FIQ).

    FIQ minimal value:0 (minimum impact) FIQ maximal value: 100 (maximal impact)




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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult over 18 years old
  • Diagnosis of fibromyalgia syndrome according to ACR 2016 criteria
  • PCL-5 > 44 suggesting the presence of a comorbid post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Meet the DSM-5 criteria for post-traumatic stress disorder secondary to exposure to a traumatic event according to DSM-5 criteria, both unique or repeated and regardless of the date or location of the traumatic event.
  • Pain relief treatment and/or psychotropic treatment stabilized for a period greater than or equal to two months.
  • Signature of a consent form
  • Patient able to understand and read french

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Psychotic disorders
  • Unstable bipolar disorder
  • Patients with a systolic blood pressure < 100 mmHg or heart rate < 55 as established during the initial visit
  • Significant anormal ECG
  • Medical contraindication to taking propranolol
  • Adverse reactions or previous intolerances to a beta blocker
  • Current intake of another beta blocker which can not be stopped during the protocol, regardeless the galenic.
  • Current intake of a drug with potential contraindication with the propranolol, according to the summary of product characteristics of the propranolol.
  • Patient under legal protection, under guardianship or under curatorship
  • Patient having suffered a head trauma for less than a year or with clinical symptoms and neurological sequelae
  • Known severe suicide risk (MINI-S and medical exam)
  • Current opioid addiction or alcohol dependence
  • Patients treated for less than 2 months with antidepressants or painkillers
  • Patients unafiliated to a social health care
  • Woman who is pregnant or breast-feeding or whithout efficient contraception

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04950426


Contacts
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Contact: Yassir ELFAIROUQI, Dr 0033 5 16 52 61 18 yassir.elfairouqi@ch-poitiers.fr

Locations
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France
Centre Hospitalier Henri Laborit Recruiting
Poitiers, France
Contact: Yassir ELFAIROUQI         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centre Hospitalier Henri Laborit
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Yassir ELFAIROUQI, Dr Centre Hospitalier Henri Laborit
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Responsible Party: Centre Hospitalier Henri Laborit
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04950426    
Other Study ID Numbers: 2021-000312-36
First Posted: July 6, 2021    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 5, 2022
Last Verified: December 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: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Fibromyalgia
Myofascial Pain Syndromes
Syndrome
Stress Disorders, Traumatic
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Trauma and Stressor Related Disorders
Mental Disorders
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Propranolol
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
Adrenergic Antagonists
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
Antihypertensive Agents
Vasodilator Agents