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

This study has been completed.
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Pfizer Identifier:
First received: December 12, 2005
Last updated: March 20, 2009
Last verified: March 2009
To evaluate the safety and efficacy of pregabalin in reducing neuropathic pain associated with HIV neuropathy

Condition Intervention Phase
Peripheral Neuropathy HIV Infections Drug: pregabalin Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label, Extension Safety And Efficacy Trial Of Pregabalin In Subjects With Neuropathic Pain Associated With Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Neuropathy

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Further study details as provided by Pfizer:

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

Enrollment: 220
Study Start Date: February 2006
Study Completion Date: February 2008
Primary Completion Date: February 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: pregabalin
75mg BID, titrated up to 300mg according to individual response and tolerability


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Participation in the preceding A0081066 double-blind trial met the entry criteria for that trial and completed A0081066 study through visit 7

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Experienced serious adverse event during the A0081066 trial that was considered related or possibly related to study medication by the investigator or sponsor
  • non-compliant during A0081066 trial
  • clinically significant or unstable medical condition both HIV-related and non-HIV related including but not limited to, cardiac, pulmonary or hepatorenal disease that, in the opinion of the investigator, would compromise participation in the study
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00264875

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Director, Clinical Trials Disclosure Group, Pfizer, Inc. Identifier: NCT00264875     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A0081095
Study First Received: December 12, 2005
Results First Received: February 20, 2009
Last Updated: March 20, 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immune System Diseases
Slow Virus Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Calcium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Anxiety Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
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