Characterizing Methamphetamine Withdrawal in Recently Abstinent Methamphetamine Users: A Pilot Study
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00653263|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 4, 2008
Results First Posted : March 9, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 9, 2010
|Condition or disease|
|Methamphetamine Dependence Methamphetamine Withdrawal|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||8 participants|
|Official Title:||Characterizing Methamphetamine Withdrawal in Recently Abstinent Methamphetamine Users: A Pilot Study|
|Study Start Date :||August 2006|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 2008|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 2008|
Methamphetamine dependent participants admitted to Recovery Centers of Arkansas
- Methamphetamine Selective Severity Assessment (MSSA) [ Time Frame: Baseline through week 4 ]Methamphetamine Selective Severity Assessment (MSSA) is an 18 item questionnaire assessing withdrawal symptoms with each question measured on a scale from 0(best score)-7(worst score) for a range in scores from 0(best score)-126(worst score). Higher scores indicate more severe withdrawal symptoms.
- Methamphetamine Withdrawal Assessment (MAWA) [ Time Frame: Baseline through week 4 ]The Methamphetamine Withdrawal Assessment (MAWA) is a 13 item questionnaire which measures symptoms of methamphetamine withdrawal on a scale from 0(best score)-4(worst score). The total score ranges from 0(best score)-52(worst score).
- Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HAM-D) Rating Score [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]Hamilton Depression rating scale (HAM-D)is a scale that covers 21 symptoms with a total score of 0(best score)-62 (worst score) and a cutoff for moderate depression of 15 or above.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00653263
|United States, Arkansas|
|University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences|
|Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, 72205|
|Principal Investigator:||Michael J Mancino, M.D.||University of Arkansas|
|Study Chair:||Alison Oliveto, PhD||University of Arkansas|