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A Clinical Study to Assess the Safety of a Disposable Intra-vaginal Device for Stress Urinary Incontinence

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: NCT02160314
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 10, 2014
Results First Posted : February 15, 2016
Last Update Posted : February 15, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Procter and Gamble

Brief Summary:
This study will evaluate the safety of the pessary device by objective evaluation of vaginal wall integrity and subjective assessment of comfort during in-use conditions.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Stress Urinary Incontinence Device: pessary Device: Absorbent pad Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 224 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Clinical Study to Assess the Safety of a Disposable Intra-vaginal Device for Stress Urinary Incontinence
Study Start Date : May 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2015

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: pad
absorbent pad control
Device: Absorbent pad
Other Name: placebo comparator

Experimental: pessary
disposable, single-use pessary
Device: pessary
disposable, single-use pessary

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Treatment-emergent Serious Adverse Event [ Time Frame: 3 month ]
    proportion of intent-to-treat subjects who experience a treatment-emergent serious adverse event

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • be female 18 years or older;
  • provide written informed consent prior to study participation and been given a signed copy;
  • be in generally good health as determined by the Investigator;
  • have a ≥ 3 month history of experiencing Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) per week (self reported);
  • be willing to use the pessary investigational device to control stress urinary incontinence;
  • be willing to comply with study requirements and instructions;

Exclusion Criteria:

  • are pregnant, lactating, or planning to become pregnant during the study;
  • within 3 months post partum;
  • intrauterine device (IUD) placement of less than 6 months;
  • has self-reported difficulty emptying her bladder;
  • a history of Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) or symptoms consistent with TSS;
  • experience difficulty inserting or wearing an intra-vaginal device, including a tampon;
  • vaginal surgery, perineal surgery, uterine surgery, or abortion (spontaneous or induced) within the past 3 months;
  • has any Screening laboratory value outside the laboratory reference range considered clinically significant by the Investigator and could impact the safety of the subject or the outcome of the study; or
  • for any reason, the Investigator decides that the subject should not participate in the study.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02160314

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United States, Arizona
Study Center
Chandler, Arizona, United States, 85224
Sponsors and Collaborators
Procter and Gamble
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Principal Investigator: Randall Severance, MD Radiant Research, Inc.
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Responsible Party: Procter and Gamble Identifier: NCT02160314    
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012119
First Posted: June 10, 2014    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: February 15, 2016
Last Update Posted: February 15, 2016
Last Verified: January 2016
Keywords provided by Procter and Gamble:
stress urinary incontinence, SUI, pessary
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Behavioral Symptoms
Elimination Disorders
Mental Disorders