Clinical Trials Update: Jan. 31, 2006

Osteoarthritis & Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) High Cholesterol (Hyperlipidemia) Hot Flashes

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

Osteoarthritis & Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

A research study of investigational medication for the treatment of patients who have osteoarthritis and hypertension (high blood pressure), are 50 years old or older, and who are taking medication for pain relief. Qualified participants will receive study related lab work, physical exams, and study medications at no cost, and will receive compensation for time and travel. Research site located in Rochester, NY.

More Information

Please see: http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat109.html.

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High Cholesterol (Hyperlipidemia)

A research study of an investigational use of a marketed medication to treat high cholesterol. Volunteers 18 to 79 years old who have high cholesterol may be eligible. Qualified participants will receive study medication, study related physician visits, lab work, and reimbursement for study travel. Research site located in Edison, NJ.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat170.html.

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Hot Flashes

A research study comparing a lower dose of an FDA approved medication and placebo for the relief of moderate-to-severe hot flashes. Women 30-80 years of age who are in good health, are naturally or surgically postmenopausal, and who are experiencing daily moderate-to-severe hot flashes may be eligible. Research site located in Huntsville, Ala.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat309.html.

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