Comparison Between Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexchlorpheniramine/Pseudoephedrine/Guaifenesin in Respiratory Infections
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Condition(s) targeted: Viral Infections of the Upper Respiratory Tract
Intervention: Dexchlorpheniramine, pseudoephedrine, guaifenesin (Drug); Dexchlorpheniramine (Drug)
Phase: Phase 3
Status: Not yet recruiting
Sponsored by: Mantecorp Industria Quimica e Farmaceutica Ltd.
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Patients with allergic rhinitis frequently present exacerbation of the atopic symptoms
during viral infections of the upper respiratory tract. Also, allergic rhinitis makes the
mucosa more reactive to infectious agents and potentiates mucus production.
The combination of dexchlorpheniramine, pseudoephedrine and guaifenesin elicits
antihistaminic, decongestant and expectorant effects. The study hypothesizes is that this
product is superior to dexchlorpheniramine alone in the relief of allergic symptoms and in
promoting mucus elimination in atopic patients with viral infections of the upper
Official title: Comparison Between Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexchlorpheniramine/Pseudoephedrine/Guaifenesin in the Relief of Allergic Symptoms in Rhinitic Patients With Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infections and Productive Cough
Study design: Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Primary outcome: Symptoms frequency and intensity evaluated with a 5 point visual analogic scale (VAS)
Secondary outcome: Subjective evaluation of efficacy and tolerability graded as excellent, good, fair ou poor.
Minimum age: 18 Years.
Maximum age: 60 Years.
- Patients with allergic rhinitis with symptoms of viral infection of the upper
respiratory tract (rhinorrhea, nasal obstruction and productive cough)
- Compliance of the subject to the treatment protocol
- Agreement with the terms of the informed consent
- Patients who did not use forbidden medications
- History of allergy to any component of the formulations
- Use of any investigational drug within the last 30 days
- Patients with bacterial infections of the upper respiratory tract
- Patients with high blood pressure (> 140 x 90 mmHg)
- Patients who are receiving inhaled beta-agonists or other antihistamine, decongestant
- Patients with known pulmonary disease (asthma, COPD, neoplasias)
- HIV + patients
- Other conditions considered by the investigator as reasonable for non-eligibility
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