Clinical Trials Update: Dec. 14, 2005

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Bladder Disorders Bronchoscopy

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

If you've experienced constipation-predominant IBS during the past year, there may be some relief for you. You may be eligible to participate in a research study to determine whether an investigational medication relieves the symptoms of IBS.

The symptoms of constipation-predominant IBS can include abdominal pain, bloating and constipation.

The research site is in Huntsville, Fla.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat90.html.

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Bladder Disorders

Women between the ages of 18 and 65 with urinary frequency, urgency and leaking may be eligible for this study.

The predominant symptom should not be stress incontinence (leaking when coughing, sneezing, laughing, etc.). All study-related or required exams and study medication and compensation for time and travel are provided.

The research site is in Longmont, Col.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat445.html.

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Bronchoscopy

This is a study to see how well an experimental drug works to provide procedural sedation.

You may participate in this study if you are at least 18 years old and are going to undergo a bronchoscopy.

The research site is in New Hyde Park, N.Y.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat725.html.

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