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Phase II Placebo-Controlled Study of 4-Aminosalicylic Acid for Ulcerative Colitis

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00004810
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 25, 2000
Last Update Posted : June 24, 2005
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
University of Vermont
Information provided by:
Office of Rare Diseases (ORD)

Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE February 24, 2000
First Posted Date  ICMJE February 25, 2000
Last Update Posted Date June 24, 2005
Study Start Date  ICMJE June 1996
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Change History No Changes Posted
Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
 
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE Phase II Placebo-Controlled Study of 4-Aminosalicylic Acid for Ulcerative Colitis
Official Title  ICMJE Not Provided
Brief Summary

OBJECTIVES:

I. Assess the safety and efficacy of 4-aminosalicylic acid in patients with mildly to moderately severe ulcerative colitis.

Detailed Description

PROTOCOL OUTLINE: This is a randomized study. Patients are stratified by extent of disease.

Patients are randomly assigned to oral 4-aminosalicylic acid (4-ASA) or placebo administered daily for 6 weeks. Optional 4-ASA is available to all patients for up to 1 year.

Concurrent therapy with low-dose sulfasalazine, prednisone, or equivalent is allowed.

Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase  ICMJE Phase 2
Study Design  ICMJE Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition  ICMJE Ulcerative Colitis
Intervention  ICMJE Drug: -aminosalicylic acid
Study Arms  ICMJE Not Provided
Publications * Beeken W, Howard D, Bigelow J, Trainer T, Roy M, Thayer W, Wild G. Controlled trial of 4-ASA in ulcerative colitis. Dig Dis Sci. 1997 Feb;42(2):354-8. doi: 10.1023/a:1018874120749.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Completed
Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: June¬†23,¬†2005)
30
Original Enrollment  ICMJE Same as current
Study Completion Date  ICMJE Not Provided
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

PROTOCOL ENTRY CRITERIA:

  • Mildly to moderately severe ulcerative colitis
  • Patient age: 18 to 80
Sex/Gender  ICMJE
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages  ICMJE 18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers  ICMJE No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE Not Provided
Removed Location Countries  
 
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT00004810
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE 199/12012
UVT-12012
Has Data Monitoring Committee Not Provided
U.S. FDA-regulated Product Not Provided
IPD Sharing Statement  ICMJE Not Provided
Current Responsible Party Not Provided
Original Responsible Party Same as current
Current Study Sponsor  ICMJE National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
Original Study Sponsor  ICMJE Same as current
Collaborators  ICMJE University of Vermont
Investigators  ICMJE
Study Chair: Warren L. Beeken University of Vermont
PRS Account Office of Rare Diseases (ORD)
Verification Date December 2001

ICMJE     Data element required by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and the World Health Organization ICTRP