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Solifenacin Succinate Versus Placebo in Inner City Women Ages 20-45 With Overactive Bladder

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
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Stamford Hospital Identifier:
First received: October 15, 2008
Last updated: December 5, 2016
Last verified: December 2016

In this study we hope to establish the prevalence of urinary urge symptoms (with or without incontinence) in a multicultural, underserved, hospital clinic population in women between the ages of 20 and 45. Quality of life (QOL) in these individuals will be examined. The goal is to show a 15% reduction in number of voids in a 24 hour period in our study population after 12 weeks of treatment with solifenacin succinate.

Hypothesis: We believe that urinary urge symptoms are under-reported in young women and believe they pose a significant strain on quality of life on otherwise young, healthy individuals. Treatment with solifenacin succinate will improve symptoms, in turn improving QOL for these individuals.

Condition Intervention Phase
Urinary Urge Urge Incontinence Overactive Bladder Drug: solifenacin succinate Drug: placebo Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized Double Blinded Placebo-controlled Trial of the Once Daily 5mg Dose of Solifenacin Succinate vs. Placebo in Inner City Women Ages 20-45 With Overactive Bladder

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Further study details as provided by Stamford Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • 15% reduction in the amount of voids in a 24 hour period [ Time Frame: 90 days ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Assessing quality of life prior to treatment with respect to urge symptoms, then monitoring for improvement after treatment. [ Time Frame: 90 days ]

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: November 2008
Study Completion Date: April 2009
Primary Completion Date: April 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: solifenacin succinate
Group randomized into solifenacin succinate treatment
Drug: solifenacin succinate
5mg PO Qday x 90 days
Other Name: VESIcare
Placebo Comparator: placebo
Group randomized into placebo
Drug: placebo
1 tab PO Qday x 90 days

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Score of 8 or greater on the OAB-V8 questionnaire
  • Women between the ages of 20 and 45 years.
  • Pre-menopausal
  • Not Pregnant or plan on becoming during the length of the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • menopause
  • pregnancy (including women breastfeeding, or women planning on becoming pregnant during the study); a pregnancy test will be performed prior to starting treatment.
  • previous diagnosis of stress urinary incontinence or mixed urinary incontinence
  • previous diagnosis of diabetes mellitus/diabetes insipidus
  • use of diuretics
  • neurological cause for detrusor instability
  • medical condition contraindicating antimuscarinic use (i.e.: narrow angle glaucoma)
  • urinary tract infection/cystitis/bladder stones (at time of questionnaire).
  • taking any of the following contraindicated drugs:

    1. cisapride
    2. phenothiazines: fluphenazine or fluphenazine decanoate, prochlorperazine maleate, promethazine, chlorpromazine, perphenazine, thioridazine, trifluoperazine, prochlorperazine edisylate,
    3. pimozide
    4. potassium salts: potassium acid phosphate, potassium citrate, potassium chloride, potassium iodide, potassium phosphate/sodium potassium.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00773552

United States, Connecticut
Optimus Health care
Stamford, Connecticut, United States, 06904
The Stamford Hospital
Stamford, Connecticut, United States, 06904
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stamford Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Anthony Gaddi M.D., The Stamford Hospital Identifier: NCT00773552     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 08-0917.01
Study First Received: October 15, 2008
Last Updated: December 5, 2016

Keywords provided by Stamford Hospital:
overactive bladder
urinary urge
urge incontinence

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Bladder, Overactive
Urinary Incontinence, Urge
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Urinary Incontinence
Urination Disorders
Solifenacin Succinate
Muscarinic Antagonists
Cholinergic Antagonists
Cholinergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Urological Agents processed this record on September 19, 2017