Open Label Safety And Efficacy Study Of Pregabalin In Subjects With Nerve Pain Asociated With Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Neuropathy

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 13, 2005
Results First Posted : March 23, 2009
Last Update Posted : April 2, 2009
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Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized;   Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment;   Masking: None (Open Label);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Conditions: Peripheral Neuropathy
HIV Infections
Intervention: Drug: pregabalin

  Participant Flow

Recruitment Details
Key information relevant to the recruitment process for the overall study, such as dates of the recruitment period and locations
With completion of A0081066 (NCT00232141), subjects had option of initiating treatment with pregabalin under open-label conditions for 3 months in A0081095, an open-label extension trial. Treatment in A0081095 was initiated on the evening of the subjects’ Visit 7/Termination Visit in A0081066. A0081095 was conducted in the United States.

Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
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Reporting Groups
Pregabalin Subjects who met all eligibility criteria initiated open-label treatment at 150 mg/day (75 mg BID). Further adjustments of total daily dose within the dose range 150 to 600 mg/day (BID) were permitted throughout the study to optimize pain control and minimize adverse events (AEs).

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
STARTED   220 
Adverse Event                6 
Lost to Follow-up                6 
Protocol Violation                11 
Withdrawal by Subject                7 

  Baseline Characteristics

  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Mean Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) Pain Scores   [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 4, Week 8, Week 12, and Endpoint ]

  Serious Adverse Events

  Other Adverse Events

  Limitations and Caveats

Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
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