Clinical Trials Update: Aug. 21, 2009

Acute Migraines Constipation-IBS COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

(HealthDay News) -- Here are the latest clinical trials, courtesy of ClinicalConnection.com:

Acute Migraines

This year-long study of acute migraines involves eight clinic visits. You must be 18 or older and have no more then 15 migraines per month to qualify.

The research site is in Phoenix, Ariz.

More information

Please see http://www.clinicalconnection.com/clinical_trials/condition/migraine.aspx.

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Constipation-IBS

This study will evaluate an investigational medication to treat irritable bowel syndrome with constipation. To qualify, you must have symptoms of C-IBS, including two or fewer bowel movements per week, abdominal pain, cramping, and bloating.

The research site is in Dallas, Texas.

More information

Please see http://www.clinicalconnection.com/clinical_trials/condition/ibs.aspx.

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

This is a 52-week double blind, placebo controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness, safety and tolerability of a new drug for people with COPD. You must be 40 years or older, have moderate-to-severe COPD, and a history of smoking to qualify.

The research site is in Tampa, Fla.

More information

Please see http://www.clinicalconnection.com/clinical_trials/condition/copd.aspx.

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