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MK0686 in Postsurgery Dental Pain (0686-002)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier:
First received: September 19, 2007
Last updated: June 25, 2015
Last verified: June 2015
To compare the pain relieving effect of MK0686 to placebo or ibuprofen after dental surgery.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pain, Postoperative Drug: MK0686 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment

Further study details as provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:

Enrollment: 114
Study Start Date: July 2004
Study Completion Date: November 2004
Primary Completion Date: November 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Men and women ages 18-45 years who are scheduled to have 2 or more third molars (wisdom teeth) removed
  • Patients must agree to remain in the clinic for 24 hours after surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has history of heart disease, asthma, pulmonary disease
  • Patient must discontinue use of certain pain medicines 24-72 hours prior to the surgery
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00533403

Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT00533403     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0686-002
Study First Received: September 19, 2007
Last Updated: June 25, 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pain, Postoperative
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Postoperative Complications
Pathologic Processes
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