Clinical Trials Update: Dec. 12, 2006

Weight Loss Migraine and Cluster Headaches COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

(HealthDay News) -- Here are the latest clinical trials, courtesy of Thomson CenterWatch:

Weight Loss

This is a clinical research study of an investigational medication for weight loss. If you are at least 18 years old, and overweight but otherwise healthy, you may qualify to participate. If qualified, you'll receive study-related medical care and study medication at no cost. You may also be compensated up to $750 for time and travel.

The research site is in Edina, Minn.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat706.html.

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Migraine and Cluster Headaches

This is a clinical research study of an investigational medication for people with migraine headaches. Qualified participants must be 18-65 years of age and have migraines. Participants will receive all study-related exams and investigational medication at no cost. Compensation up to $200 is available for time and travel.

The research site is in Cincinnati, Ohio.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat100.html.

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

If you are at least 40 years old and are a current or former smoker AND if you have shortness of breath or a persistent cough, you may have a disease called chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This study, evaluating an investigational inhaler, requires six visits during a 16-week period.

The research site is in Wheat Ridge, Colo.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat44.html.

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