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Pico-Salax Colonic Preparation Study: Quantifying Electrolyte and Volume Status Changes

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Lawrence Hookey, Queen's University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00885430
First received: April 20, 2009
Last updated: September 18, 2015
Last verified: September 2015
  Purpose
Twenty adult volunteers will be administered Pico-Salax in the usual fashion for colonoscopy with intense monitoring of serum and urine chemistry and hemodynamics.

Condition Intervention Phase
Hemodynamics Hyponatremia Drug: Pico-Salax Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Pico-Salax Colonic Preparation Study: Quantifying Electrolyte and Volume Status Changes

Further study details as provided by Dr. Lawrence Hookey, Queen's University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • serum electrolytes [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]
  • patient hemodynamics [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]

Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: July 2008
Study Completion Date: September 2008
Primary Completion Date: July 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Pico-Salax Drug: Pico-Salax
Two sachets of Pico-Salax given 5 hours apart

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • healthy volunteers older than 45

Exclusion Criteria:

  • impaired renal function
  • congestive heart failure ascites known electrolyte abnormalities
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00885430

Locations
Canada, Ontario
Hotel Dieu Hospital
Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L5G2
Sponsors and Collaborators
Queen's University
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Hookey, MD Queen's University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Lawrence Hookey, Principal Investigator, Queen's University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00885430     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Hookey Pico-Salax Volunteers
Study First Received: April 20, 2009
Last Updated: September 18, 2015

Keywords provided by Dr. Lawrence Hookey, Queen's University:
colonoscopy
preparation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hyponatremia
Water-Electrolyte Imbalance
Metabolic Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 19, 2017