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A Study on the Safety and Efficacy of the SCu300A IUB Compared to the TCu380 Copper IUD

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified January 2014 by Ocon Medical Ltd..
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ocon Medical Ltd. Identifier:
First received: December 23, 2013
Last updated: January 12, 2014
Last verified: January 2014

This study aims to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the IUB SCu300A spherical copper IUD compared to the standard T shaped copper IUD, the TCu380.

Participants will be followed for one year and quality of life measurements will be measured during this period as well.

Condition Intervention Phase
Reversible Prevention of Pregnancy
Device: SCu300A IUB
Device: TCu380A IUD
Phase 2
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Prospective, Randomized, Single Blind, Two Arms Controlled Study of the Safety and Efficacy of the SCu300A IUB™ Spherical Copper Intrauterine Ball in Comparison to TCu 380 IUD Intra-uterine Contraceptive Device

Further study details as provided by Ocon Medical Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Perforation rate [ Time Frame: During device insertion ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Number of subjects with partial or complete perforation through the uterine wall

  • Device expulsion [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Number of subjects with partially or fully ejected devices

  • Efficacy in preventing pregnancy [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Number of women who become pregnant during the trial period.

  • Device malposition [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Number of subjects with observed device malposition within the uterine cavity

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Menorrhagia and dysmenorrhea rates [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Recording of menstrual pain, cramps and irregular bleeding as reported by subjects.

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: April 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: SCu300A IUB Device: SCu300A IUB
Spherical copper contraceptive
Active Comparator: TCu380A Device: TCu380A IUD
T-shaped copper IUD


Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 42 Years   (Adult)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

* Adult females aged 25-42

  • Free and willing to fully comply with treatment process
  • Healthy women seeking LARC
  • Married or in a steady relationship (at least 1 year)
  • Blood hemoglobin >11.5gr%
  • Signed informed consent form
  • If took COCP at least had one cycle after use of OC

Exclusion Criteria(major)

  • Use IUB/IUD as an emergency contraception
  • A previously placed IUD that has not been removed
  • Pregnancy or suspicion of pregnancy
  • Use of other contraception method (condom for either male or female, oral contraceptives, diaphragms, spermicides, hormonal patches, injections or ring, cervical cap)
  • History of pelvic inflammatory disease, recent or remote.
  • Postpartum endometritis or post abortal endometritis in the past 3 month
  • Mucopurulent cervicitis
  • Endometrial thickness more than 12 mm on insertion date
  • Known anemia
  • History of previous IUD complications
  • Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
  • Undiagnosed uterine bleeding
  • Malignancy or suspected malignant disease of female inner or outer genitalia
  • Distortions of the uterine cavity by uterine fibroids or known anatomical abnormalities
  • Known intolerance or allergy to nitinol or copper and/or copper IUDs - Wilson's disease.
  • Medication that may interfere with the subject's ability to complete the protocol
  • Use of injectable contraception in the previous year
  • Any other significant disease or condition that could interfere with the subject's ability to complete the protocol
  • A history of alcohol or drug abuse
  • Known infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C
  • Pregnancy or pregnancy planned during the year
  • Enrollment (less than 30 days after completing another study) in or planned to be enrolled in another study
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT02036203

Women's Health Center Not yet recruiting
Netanya, Israel
Principal Investigator: Yael Barkan, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ocon Medical Ltd.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Ocon Medical Ltd. Identifier: NCT02036203     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AOS-2000-05 
Study First Received: December 23, 2013
Last Updated: January 12, 2014
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Trace Elements
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on October 21, 2016