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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00885430
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 22, 2009
Last Update Posted : September 22, 2015
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Lawrence Hookey, Queen's University

Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hemodynamics Hyponatremia Drug: Pico-Salax Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 20 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Pico-Salax Colonic Preparation Study: Quantifying Electrolyte and Volume Status Changes
Study Start Date : July 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2008

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Pico-Salax Drug: Pico-Salax
Two sachets of Pico-Salax given 5 hours apart



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. serum electrolytes [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]
  2. patient hemodynamics [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]


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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

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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

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
First Posted: April 22, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 22, 2015
Last Verified: September 2015

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

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