Study Of An NK-1 Anti-Emetic Medication For The Prevention Of Post-Operative Nausea And Vomiting In Female Patients

This study has been completed.
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GlaxoSmithKline Identifier:
First received: January 15, 2008
Last updated: May 31, 2012
Last verified: September 2011

The purpose of this study is to determine the effectiveness of this medication in preventing nausea and vomiting in female patients at risk for post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV).

Condition Intervention Phase
Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
Nausea and Vomiting, Postoperative
Drug: GW597599
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: See Detailed Description

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The number of subjects who achieve a complete antiemetic response during the first 24 hour evaluation period following the emergence from anesthesia.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The number of subjects who achieve a complete antiemetic response during each subsequent 24 hour evaluation period (up to 120 hours) following the emergence from anesthesia.

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: December 2004
Intervention Details:
    Drug: GW597599
    Other Name: GW597599
Detailed Description:

A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-blind, Double-dummy, Placebo-controlled, Parallel Group, Phase II Study to Evaluate the Safety, Efficacy, and Pharmacokinetics of Oral (25 mg) and Intravenous (3 mg and 18 mg) Formulations of the Neurokinin-1 Receptor Antagonist, GW597599, When Administered with Intravenous Ondansetron Hydrochloride for the Prevention of Post-operative Nausea and Vomiting and Post-discharge Nausea and Vomiting in Female Subjects with Known Risk Factors for PONV Who are Undergoing Surgical Procedures Associated with an Increased Emetogenic Risk


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 55 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • known risk factors for PONV.
  • Undergoing gynecological or gallbladder surgery.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00600990

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
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Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline Identifier: NCT00600990     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NKO101287
Study First Received: January 15, 2008
Last Updated: May 31, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
post-operative nausea and vomiting

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Postoperative Complications
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