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Effect of Budesonide on Exhaled Nitric Oxide in Asthmatic Children

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00522782
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 30, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 23, 2009
Information provided by:
AAADRS Clinical Research Center

August 28, 2007
August 30, 2007
January 23, 2009
August 2007
December 2008   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Exhaled breath nitric oxide pre- to post treatment [ Time Frame: two weeks ]
Same as current
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Spirometry with peak flow measurements and daily diary scores [ Time Frame: two weeks ]
Same as current
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Effect of Budesonide on Exhaled Nitric Oxide in Asthmatic Children
Phase IV Study of the Effect of Nebulized Budesonide on Exhaled Nitric Oxide in Children, Four to Six Years of Age, With Asthma
To study the improvement in airway inflammation in children with asthma non-invasively with exhaled breath NO, a marker of inflammation, after therapy with nebulized budesonide as 0.5mg daily.
Comparisons will be made before and after 2 week therapy of nebulized budesonide in children not on prior anti-inflammatory medications.
Phase 4
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Drug: Nebulized Budesonide
    Pulmicort Respules 0.5mg/2cc
    Other Name: Pulmicort Respules 0.5mg/2ml nebulized
  • Device: Nitric Oxide Analyzer
    Niox NO analyzer
    Other Name: Niox NO analyzer
Active Comparator: A
Nebulized budesonide
  • Drug: Nebulized Budesonide
  • Device: Nitric Oxide Analyzer
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January 2009
December 2008   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Asthma diagnosis previously for 6 months
  • Past asthma medication without change for previous 6 months
  • Increased NO levels and ability to perform maneuver
  • ICF signed by parents

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Systemic steroids in past 60 days,inhaled/nebulized steroids in past 4 weeks
  • Hospitalization within 3 months
  • Upper or lower airways active infection or cigarette smoke direct exposure
  • Use of other asthma medications other than bronchodilators one month prior and during the trial
  • Noncompliance
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
4 Years to 6 Years   (Child)
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United States
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Miguel Lanz, MD, AAADRS
AAADRS Clinical Research Center
Principal Investigator: Miguel J Lanz, MD Principal Investigator
AAADRS Clinical Research Center
January 2009

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