Split Dose Golytely With Amitiza Pretreatment Versus Split Dose Golytely Plus Placebo in Outpatient Colonoscopy
Information source: Brooke Army Medical Center
Information obtained from ClinicalTrials.gov on June 20, 2008
Link to the current ClinicalTrials.gov record.
Condition(s) targeted: Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy
Intervention: lubiprostone (Drug); placebo (Drug)
Sponsored by: Brooke Army Medical Center
Official(s) and/or principal investigator(s):
Joel Z Stengel, MD, Principal Investigator, Affiliation: Brooke Army Medical Center
The primary outcomes of this procedure will be: 1. The cleanliness of the prep as measured by
the Ottawa Scale (attachment a). Secondary outcomes will be: 1. Patient satisfaction with the
prep measured by 5 point Likert scale (attachment b); 2. Procedure time; 3. The number and
size of polyps detected on examination.
Official title: Single Dose Lubiprostone Along With Split-Dose PEG Solution Without Dietary Restrictions for Bowel Cleansing Prior to Colonoscopy, a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Trial
Study design: Treatment, Randomized, Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver), Placebo Control, Parallel Assignment, Efficacy Study
Primary outcome: The cleanliness of the prep as measured by the Ottawa Scale
Patient satisfaction with the prep measured by 5 point Likert scale
The number and size of polyps detected on examination
Minimum age: 18 Years.
Maximum age: N/A.
- Adult patients referred to our clinic for Average or Increased Risk screening for
- Ages will be from 18 years of age and older
- Chronic kidney disease
- Previous diagnosis of congestive heart failure
- History of bowel obstruction
- History of solid organ transplant
Locations and Contacts
Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, United States
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Starting date: October 2007
Ending date: January 2008
Last updated: January 29, 2008