Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Desvenlafaxine Succinate for Vasomotor Symptoms in Postmenopausal Women
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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of 100 mg and 150 mg of DVS SR, an extended release form of desvenlafaxine succinate, in comparison to placebo for the treatment of Vasomotor Symptoms (VMS) associated with menopause in a population of postmenopausal women.
To assess the efficacy and safety of 100 mg and 150 mg of DVS SR in comparison to placebo for the treatment of moderate to severe VMS associated with menopause, as well as additional outcome indicators such as sleep disruptions, overall climacteric symptoms, mood changes, somatic symptoms, and overall satisfaction with DVS SR in postmenopausal women.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Generally healthy, postmenopausal women who seek treatment for hot flushes
Body Mass Index (BMI) less than or equal to 40 kg/m2
Other inclusions apply.
Hypersensitivity to Venlafaxine
Myocardial infarction and/or unstable angina within 6 months of screening