Effectiveness of Duloxetine in the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence(Uncontrolled Leakage of Urine)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 19, 2005
Last Update Posted : January 26, 2007
Boehringer Ingelheim
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September 12, 2005
September 19, 2005
January 26, 2007
September 2003
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  • Compare duloxetine 40 mg BID with placebo in the reduction of incontinence episode frequency(IEF). Study visits occur every two weeks in therapy phase.
  • Evaluate the effects of different regimens of dose escalation and tapering effects on incidence of most prevalent adverse events.
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  • Assessment of overall patient safety.
  • Reduction of IEFs using standardized instruments.
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Effectiveness of Duloxetine in the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence(Uncontrolled Leakage of Urine)
The Effectiveness of Duloxetine Compared With Placebo in the Treatment of Predominant Stress Urinary Incontinence
The study evaluates the effectiveness of duloxetine in reducing urinary incontinence occurrences in women due to physical stress(e.g. stomach pressure on bladder). Incontinence is the inability to control bladder function with leakage of urine.
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Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
  • Drug: duloxetine
  • Drug: placebo
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May 2006
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • female outpatients > or = 18 years of age
  • experience episodes of stress urinary incontinence
  • must have an educational level and degree of understanding English
  • are free of urinary tract infections
  • can use the toilet independently

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any in or outpatient surgery in the last six months
  • suffer from severe constipation
  • extension of any internal organs beyond vaginal opening
  • currently breastfeeding
  • any nervous diseases affecting normal urinary function
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
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Brazil,   Canada,   France,   Germany,   Italy,   Mexico,   Puerto Rico,   Spain
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Boehringer Ingelheim
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January 2007

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