Pregabalin (Lyrica) for the Treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome

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Summary

This study will evaluate the safety and efficacy of Pregabalin (Lyrica) in treating patients with Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) in a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Restless Legs Syndrome

Intervention

Pregabalin (Lyrica), Placebo

Location

University of South Florida
Tampa
Florida
United States
33612

Status

Withdrawn

Source

University of South Florida

Results (where available)

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Clinical Trials [845 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Lyrica Dose Response Study With Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) Patients

To test the effectiveness and tolerability of Lyrica at various dose levels in RLS patients

Long Term Study Of Pregabalin In Idiopathic Restless Legs Syndrome Patients

This purpose of this study is to investigate the efficacy and tolerability of pregabalin in treating idiopathic RLS patients for up to 12 months.

Neuroma Injections to Treat Restless Legs Syndrome - RCT

The purpose of this study is to determine whether, in a randomized, placebo-controlled trial, restless legs syndrome (RLS) can be caused by pinched and damaged foot nerves called neuromas.

XP13512 Versus Placebo in Patients With Restless Legs Syndrome

The primary objective of this trial is to assess the efficacy of XP13512 taken once daily compared to placebo for the treatment of patients suffering from Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).

Intravenous Iron Metabolism in Restless Legs Syndrome

To determine the effects of high-dose infusions of iron on Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) symptoms and brain concentrations of iron.

PubMed Articles [5972 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Restless legs syndrome: an underappreciated and distressing problem for haemodialysis patients.

Restless legs syndrome is a distressing condition that is more common in patients with end-stage renal failure. Despite the significant impact it has on quality of life and the documented association ...

Restless legs syndrome in stroke patients.

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is associated with cerebrovascular risk factors, but its possible association with cerebrovascular disease has yielded conflicting results.

Restless legs syndrome and post polio syndrome: a case-control study.

The aim was to investigate the prevalence of restless legs syndrome (RLS), fatigue and daytime sleepiness in a large cohort of patients affected by post polio syndrome (PPS) and their impact on patien...

Prevalence of restless legs syndrome in 69,830 Mexican women.

To determine the prevalence of restless legs syndrome (RLS) in a group of Mexican women.

Association Between Restless Legs Syndrome and Adult ADHD in a German Community-Based Sample.

Previous research in clinical samples indicated a significant association between ADHD and restless legs syndrome (RLS). The present study examined the association between adult ADHD and RLS in the Ge...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A disorder characterized by aching or burning sensations in the lower and rarely the upper extremities that occur prior to sleep or may awaken the patient from sleep. Complying with an irresistible urge to move the affected limbs brings temporary relief. Sleep may become disrupted, resulting in excessive daytime hypersomnolence. This condition may be associated with UREMIA; DIABETES MELLITUS; and rheumatoid arthritis. Restless Legs Syndrome differs from NOCTURNAL MYOCLONUS SYNDROME in that in the latter condition the individual does not report adverse sensory stimuli and it is primarily a sleep-associated movement disorder. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p387; Schweiz Rundsch Med Prax 1997 Apr 30;86(18):732-736)

A syndrome associated with traumatic injury to the cervical or upper thoracic regions of the spinal cord characterized by weakness in the arms with relative sparing of the legs and variable sensory loss. This condition is associated with ischemia, hemorrhage, or necrosis involving the central portions of the spinal cord. Corticospinal fibers destined for the legs are spared due to their more external location in the spinal cord. This clinical pattern may emerge during recovery from spinal shock. Deficits may be transient or permanent.

Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.

Purplish or brownish red discoloration of the skin associated with increase in circulating polyclonal globulins, usually GAMMA-GLOBULINS. This syndrome often occurs on the legs of women aged 20 to 40 years.

A condition caused by one or more episodes of DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS, usually the blood clots are lodged in the legs. Clinical features include EDEMA; PAIN; aching; heaviness; and MUSCLE CRAMP in the leg. When severe leg swelling leads to skin breakdown, it is called venous STASIS ULCER.

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