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A Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Gabapentin in the Treatment of Patients With Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

Last updated on May 10, 2018

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Study Location
Pfizer Investigational Site
Fortaleza, Ceara, 60120-021 Brazil
Contact
1-800-718-1021
Eligibility criteria
Condition
The disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury that is being studied.
Diabetic Neuropathies
Sex
Females and Males
Age
Pediatric Trials: 0-17 Years
Adult Trials: 18+ Years
51+ years
Inclusion criteria
The factors, or reasons, that allow a person to participate in a clinical study.
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- Patients with stable Diabetes Mellitus 1 or 2

- Clinical diagnosis of distal symmetric polyneuropathy with a minimum duration of 8
weeks

- No clinically significant motor deficits

- Pain described according to at least one of the following clinical manifestations:
burning, cramps or twinges, thermal or mechanical alodinea

Exclusion criteria
The factors, or reasons, that prevent a person from participating in a clinical study.
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- Treatment with any medication that may interfere with the assessment of gabapentin
during the study or within 7 days of the adminstration of gabapentin

- Specific systemic diseases or other medical conditions that would interfere with the
assessment of gabapentin therapeutic response or safety

NCT00644748
Pfizer
Completed
A Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Gabapentin in the Treatment of Patients With Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

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A Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Gabapentin in the Treatment of Patients With Painful Diabetic Neuropathy
An Open, Multicenter Study on the Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of Gabapentin, Titrated for Reaching an Effect for the Treatment of the Painful Diabetic Neuropathy
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of gabapentin for the treatment of patients with painful diabetic neuropathy. The quality of life of all treated patients was also assessed.
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Interventional
Phase 4
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Diabetic Neuropathies
Drug: gabapentin

Gabapentin oral capsules:

Week 0: Day 1: 300 mg; Day 2: 600 mg (2 doses of 300 mg); Day 3: 900 mg (3 doses of 300 mg), maintained until the end of the week; After this point, the total daily dose was divided in 3 equal doses. Week 1: Day 1: 1200 mg; Day 2 to 7: 1800 mg Week 2: Day 1: 2100 mg; Day 2 to 7: 2400 mg Week 3: Day 1: 2700 mg; Day 2 to 7: 3600 mg Weeks 4 to 11: 3600 mg

Experimental: Gabapentin group
Intervention: Drug: gabapentin
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with stable Diabetes Mellitus 1 or 2
  • Clinical diagnosis of distal symmetric polyneuropathy with a minimum duration of 8 weeks
  • No clinically significant motor deficits
  • Pain described according to at least one of the following clinical manifestations: burning, cramps or twinges, thermal or mechanical alodinea

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Treatment with any medication that may interfere with the assessment of gabapentin during the study or within 7 days of the adminstration of gabapentin
  • Specific systemic diseases or other medical conditions that would interfere with the assessment of gabapentin therapeutic response or safety
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
51 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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Brazil
 
 
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