Clinical Trials Update: Dec. 5, 2003

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Healthy Patient Studies Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

A study to evaluate the safety, tolerability and effectiveness of an investigational oral medication for patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Volunteers age 18 and older who experience IBS with chronic diarrhea or both constipation and diarrhea symptoms and have no other significant medical disorders may be eligible. Research site located in St. Louis, Mo.

More Information

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

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Healthy Patient Studies

A research study to evaluate if an investigational drug will lower your risk of heart attack or stroke. Men age 55 or older and women age 65 or older -- who have no history of heart attack or stroke -- may be eligible. Research site located in Bristol, Tenn.

More Information

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

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Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

A research study of an investigational vaccination against human papilloma virus (HPV - non cancerous warts or growths). Healthy volunteers between ages 9 and 15 may be eligible. Research site located in Bronx, NY.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat421.html.

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