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Evaluation of FID 114657 in Sjogren's Syndrome Subjects

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01079871
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 3, 2010
Last Update Posted : February 2, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alcon Research

Brief Summary:
The primary objective of this study is to assess the overall Sjogren's Syndrome subject's preference for a particular product. Dry eye symptom relief will also be evaluated based on clinical evaluation and a set of subject questionnaires.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Sjogren's Syndrome Other: FID 114657 (ORB Preserved Ocular Emulsion) Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 50 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : February 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2010

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: FID 114657 (ORB Preserved Ocular Emulsion)
ORB Preserved Ocular Emulsion dosed as needed throughout the day (PRN)
Other: FID 114657 (ORB Preserved Ocular Emulsion)
Patients will dose as needed throughout the day (PRN) for 4 weeks.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Preference based on subject's relief of dry eye [ Time Frame: 5 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must be at least 18 years of age, must read and sign the informed consent form (ICF), and must agree to comply with the study requirements.
  • Patients must have a best corrected visual acuity of 0.6 LogMar or better in each eye, must report having an ocular examination in the last two years and must be using topical ocular dry eye therapy (artificial tears or Restasis) at least 4 times per day.
  • Patients must have been diagnosed with Sjogren's Syndrome (confirmed or consistent with the American-European Consensus Criteria 2002).

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients cannot wear contact lenses within one week prior to visit 1 and cannot wear their contact lenses during the study.
  • Patients cannot have a history of hypersensitivity to any component of FID 114657, and cannot have diabetes (Type 1 or 2).
  • Patients cannot have ocular or intraocular surgery or serious ocular trauma within the past 6 months, and cannot have an eyelid abnormality that might affect lid function.
  • Patients cannot have punctal plugs that were placed less than or equal to 30 days prior to Visit 1, and cannot have active infections or inflammations not associated with Sjogren's Syndrome.
  • They cannot have started or changed the dose of chronic systemic medication within 7 days prior to visit 1, and must remain on a stable dosing regimen for the duration of the study.
  • Patients cannot have participated in another investigational clinical or research study within 30 days of visit 1 and are not allowed to participate in any other drug or device clinical trial for the duration of this study.
  • Patients cannot have any findings in the vitreous, retina, macula and choroid that show signs of active inflammation and/or any structural change that in the opinion of the investigator is considered abnormal or unstable for that participant and/or a score of greater than 0 for the optic nerve.
  • Patients can not have had punctal cauterization within 30 days prior to Visit 1, have a history of undergoing prior cataract surgery with complications as a result of the cataract surgery.
  • Participants who have undergone prior cataract surgery without complications must be at least six months post-op with a stable refractive error.
  • Patients cannot have received ocular prescription therapy in the last 30 days (Restasis can be used as long as stable for at least 30 days).
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Responsible Party: Alcon Research Identifier: NCT01079871    
Other Study ID Numbers: SMA-09-65
First Posted: March 3, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 2, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012
Keywords provided by Alcon Research:
Sjogren's Syndrome
Dry Eye
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Sjogren's Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Salivary Gland Diseases
Mouth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases
Dry Eye Syndromes
Lacrimal Apparatus Diseases
Eye Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases