Safety and Efficacy of Buprenorphine Transdermal System in Subjects With Moderate to Severe Osteoarthritis of Hip or Knee
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00313846|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 12, 2006
Results First Posted : September 28, 2010
Last Update Posted : September 3, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Osteoarthritis||Drug: Buprenorphine transdermal patch Drug: Placebo||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||529 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Investigator)|
|Official Title:||A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group, Multicenter Study to Determine the Efficacy and Safety of the Buprenorphine Transdermal Delivery System in Subjects With Moderate to Severe Osteoarthritic Pain of Hip or Knee|
|Study Start Date :||April 2003|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2004|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2004|
Buprenorphine transdermal patch 5, 10 or 20 micrograms/hour (mcg/h)
Drug: Buprenorphine transdermal patch
Buprenorphine transdermal patch 5, 10 or 20 mcg/h applied for 7-day wear.
Other Name: Butrans™
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Placebo to match BTDS 5, 10 or 20 mcg/h
Placebo to match BTDS 5, 10, or 20 mcg/h applied for 7-day wear.
- The Time (Days) From First Administration of Double-blind Treatment to the Development of Inadequate Analgesia at the Primary Osteoarthritis Pain Site. [ Time Frame: Double-blind phase ( 28 days): reaching "inadequate analgesia" on any 2 days of the 7-day dosing periods ]
- "average pain over the last 24 hours" score for pain at primary osteoarthritis (OA) site ≥ 5 on any 2 days of any 7-day dosing period, on a scale from 0 - 10 (0 = no pain to 10 = pain as bad as you can imagine)or;
- >1000 mg/day acetaminophen for pain at primary OA site for ≥ 2 days in any 7-day dosing period, or;
- ingested nonstudy opioid analgesic medication for pain at primary OA site. Score: lowest score = shortest time to inadequate analgesia; highest score = longest time to inadequate analgesia.
- Daily Maximum "Pain Right Now" Score for the Primary Osteoarthritis (OA) Pain Site [ Time Frame: 7 days of the last dosing period of the double-blind phase, or the last 7-day dosing period prior to emergence of inadequate analgesia or discontinuation from the double-blind phase. ]The daily maximum 'pain right now' score for the primary OA pain site was calculated over the last 7-day dosing period in the double-blind phase or the last 7-day dosing period prior to emergence of inadequate analgesia or discontinuation from the double-blind phase. Collected prior to ingestion of acetaminophen. "Pain right now" scale score for primary OA site on a scale from 0-10 (where 0= no pain and 10= worst pain you can imagine).
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