Clinical Trials Update: Dec. 21, 2004
Connective Tissue Diseases Osteoarthritis Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
(HealthDayNews) -- Here are the latest clinical trials, courtesy of CenterWatch:
Connective Tissue Diseases
A research study to compare an investigational drug to a currently used intravenous drug for the treatment of osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), a genetic disorder that causes bones to become brittle and break easily. Children between one and 17 years of age with OI may be eligible. Research sites located throughout the world.
A research study evaluating an investigational medication to treat pain from osteoarthritis. Volunteers 35 to 65 who have had moderate-to-severe knee pain for at least six months may be eligible. Research sites located in Salt Lake City, Utah and Austin, Tex.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
A research study to determine the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication in people with irritable bowel syndrome. Volunteers 18 to 70 who have IBS and are willing to attend five or more clinic visits over a 14-week period may be eligible. Research site located in Tucson, Ariz.
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