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Investigational Drug Versus an Approved Drug in Patients With Osteoarthritis (0663-061)(COMPLETED)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00092703
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 28, 2004
Last Update Posted : April 10, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

September 23, 2004
September 28, 2004
April 10, 2017
June 27, 2002
November 1, 2003   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Discontinuations due to clinical and laboratory gastrointestinal adverse experiences during a 1 year treatment period.
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Investigational Drug Versus an Approved Drug in Patients With Osteoarthritis (0663-061)(COMPLETED)
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Tolerability and Effectiveness of Etoricoxib 90 mg q.d. vs. Diclofenac Sodium 50 mg t.i.d. in Patients With Osteoarthritis
The purpose of this study is to compare the gastrointestinal tolerability of an investigational drug to an approved drug in the treatment of osteoarthritis during one year treatment period.
The duration of treatment is 12 months.
Interventional
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Osteoarthritis
  • Drug: MK0663, etoricoxib
  • Drug: Comparator: Diclofenac sodium
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Completed
6000
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November 1, 2003
November 1, 2003   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Osteoarthritis of the knee, hip, hand or spine which requires the use of medications for pain relief

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known allergies to the study drugs
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
50 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
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United States
 
NCT00092703
0663-061
2004_052
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Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
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Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
April 2017

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