Clinical Trials Update: May 24, 2005
Prostate Disorders Healthy Patient Studies Osteoporosis
(HealthDay News) -- Here are the latest clinical trials, courtesy of CenterWatch:
About half of men over the age of 50 are affected by an enlarged prostate. Symptoms may include feeling that the bladder has not emptied completely after urination, hesitant, interrupted or weak urine stream, and straining to begin urination. Males that are experiencing these symptoms may qualify to participate in a clinical research study to test the safety and effectiveness of an investigational non-surgical treatment. Research site located in Lawrenceville, NJ.
Healthy Patient Studies
This trial requires healthy adults to dose with two medications; the first investigational medication is designed being evaluated to treat hyponatremia. The second medication is for tuberculosis and other infections. Eligibility requirements are healthy men and women ages 18-45, not diagnosed with chronic medial conditions, height/weight proportionate, non-smoking, not taking prescription medications and available for a 12-day stay at study facility. Research site located in Tacoma, Wash.
Breco Research is seeking volunteers for a clinical research study of an investigational medication to see if it helps reduce bone loss and fractures in men with prostate cancer who are being treated with testosterone reduction therapy. Qualified participants must be male, ages 50 and older, diagnosed with prostate cancer and currently receiving testosterone reduction therapy. Research site located in Houston, Texas.
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