Safety and Tolerability Study of the Taris Placebo System

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : January 18, 2010
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TARIS Biomedical, Inc.

January 15, 2010
January 18, 2010
January 18, 2010
October 2009
November 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Safety, tolerability and retention of the TARIS placebo system upon insertion, 14-day exposure and removal [ Time Frame: 14 days ]
Same as current
No Changes Posted
  • Subject reported symptoms [ Time Frame: 14 days ]
  • Routine and microscopic urinalysis [ Time Frame: 14 days ]
  • Urine culture [ Time Frame: 14 days ]
Same as current
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Safety and Tolerability Study of the Taris Placebo System
Phase I Safety and Tolerability Study of the Taris Placebo System (A Novel Bladder Drug Delivery Platform)
The aim of this protocol is to evaluate the tolerability of the Taris placebo system for the development program and to provide key safety and tolerability data for the Taris platform.
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Phase 1
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Device: TARIS Placebo
  • Procedure: Sham Procedure
  • Experimental: TARIS Placebo
    Intervention: Device: TARIS Placebo
  • Sham Comparator: Sham Procedure
    Intervention: Procedure: Sham Procedure
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
Same as current
November 2009
November 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy female volunteers, 18 to 55 years of age
  • Body weight >100 lbs and BMI (body mass index) within the range 18-30 kg/m2
  • A score of less than 11 on the pelvic pain/urgency-frequency scale (PUF)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Presence of any bladder or urethra anatomical feature that, in the opinion of the investigator, might prevent the safe placement, indwelling use, or removal of the TARIS placebo system
  • History of significant urogenital surgery (any type of bladder suspension, prolapse repair, incontinence procedure, or vaginal hysterectomy)
  • History of kidney stone formation
  • Chronic or recurring bacterial or viral infections of the urogenital system
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
18 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
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Julie Himes, M.D. / Chief Medical Officer, TARIS Biomedical
TARIS Biomedical, Inc.
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Principal Investigator: Pankaj M Jain, M.D., M.B.A. Dedicated Phase I (Arizona Urology)
TARIS Biomedical, Inc.
January 2010

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