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Prevention of Asthma Relapse After Discharge From Emergency (PARADE)

This study has been completed.
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AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: May 12, 2006
Last updated: January 21, 2011
Last verified: January 2011

May 12, 2006
January 21, 2011
May 2006
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Time to first asthma relapse
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00326053 on Archive Site
  • Mean use of reliever medication
  • Asthma Control Questionnaire (ACQ) score
  • Complete AE and SAE collection
Same as current
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Prevention of Asthma Relapse After Discharge From Emergency
A Comparison of Budesonide/Formoterol Turbuhaler® 160/4.5 µg 2 Inhalations BID Plus as Needed to Budesonide Turbuhaler® 320 µg 2 Inhalations BID Plus Terbutaline Turbuhaler® 0.4 mg as Needed for the Prevention of Asthma Relapse
The purpose of this study is to compare the Symbicort® Turbuhaler® to both Pulmicort® Turbuhaler® and Bricanyl® Turbuhaler® for the treatment of asthma after discharge from the emergency room
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Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Drug: Budesonide/formoterol
Other Name: Symbicort
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
May 2007
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 - 65 years of age
  • Presenting at a study emergency department with an asthma exacerbation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Admission to hospital
  • Patients receiving more than 2000 µg/day of beclomethasone equivalent inhaled corticosteroids (1000 µg/day fluticasone or 1600 µg/day budesonide)
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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Study Director: Gloria Jordana, MD AstraZeneca
Principal Investigator: Brian Rowe, MD University of Alberta
January 2011

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