Effectiveness of Duloxetine in the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence(Uncontrolled Leakage of Urine)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Boehringer Ingelheim
Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00190827
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: January 24, 2007
Last verified: January 2007
  Purpose

The study evaluates the effectiveness of duloxetine in reducing urinary incontinence occurrences in women due to physical stress(e.g. stomach pressure on bladder). Incontinence is the inability to control bladder function with leakage of urine.


Condition Intervention Phase
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
Drug: duloxetine
Drug: placebo
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effectiveness of Duloxetine Compared With Placebo in the Treatment of Predominant Stress Urinary Incontinence

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Compare duloxetine 40 mg BID with placebo in the reduction of incontinence episode frequency(IEF). Study visits occur every two weeks in therapy phase.
  • Evaluate the effects of different regimens of dose escalation and tapering effects on incidence of most prevalent adverse events.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Assessment of overall patient safety.
  • Reduction of IEFs using standardized instruments.

Estimated Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: September 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2006
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • female outpatients > or = 18 years of age
  • experience episodes of stress urinary incontinence
  • must have an educational level and degree of understanding English
  • are free of urinary tract infections
  • can use the toilet independently

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any in or outpatient surgery in the last six months
  • suffer from severe constipation
  • extension of any internal organs beyond vaginal opening
  • currently breastfeeding
  • any nervous diseases affecting normal urinary function
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Brazil
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Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, 20551-030
Canada
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Quebec, Canada, Quebec G1S 2L6
France
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Paris, France, 75651
Germany
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Mainz, Germany, 55131
Italy
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Torino, Italy, 10133
Mexico
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Mexico City, Mexico, 6700
Puerto Rico
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San Juan, Puerto Rico, PR 00912
Spain
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Barcelona, Spain, 8036
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Boehringer Ingelheim
Investigators
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY(1-877-285-4559 or 1-317-615-4559) Monday-Friday 9am-5pm Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00190827     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 6195, F1J-MC-SBBR
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: January 24, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Duloxetine
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Antidepressive Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Serotonin Agents
Adrenergic Uptake Inhibitors
Adrenergic Agents
Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors
Dopamine Agents

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