Clinical Trials Update: Dec. 1, 2003

Adenocarcinoma Shingles Asthma (Pediatric)

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

Adenocarcinoma

A study of an investigational medication for patients with metastatic adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum. Volunteers at least 18 years old who have a confirmed diagnosis of adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum with metastatic disease and are receiving first-line chemotherapy may be eligible. Research sites located throughout the United States.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat546.html.

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Shingles

A research study of an investigational medication for post-herpetic neuralgia, pain that lasts longer than 1 month after an acute attack of herpes zoster (shingles). Volunteers 18 to 80 who suffer from post-herpetic neuralgia may be eligible. Research site located in Boulder, Col.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat225.html.

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Asthma (Pediatric)

A research study of an investigational inhaled asthma medication. Volunteers between ages 6 and 15 who have been diagnosed with asthma may be eligible. Research site located in Dallas, Tex.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat442.html.

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