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The primary objective of this crossover trial is to compare the 3-month mean 24-hour intraocular pressure (IOP) control and safety of dorzolamide/timolol fixed combination (DTFC) given twice daily, versus latanoprost/timolol fixed combination (LTFC) given in the evening and placebo given in the morning, versus adjunctive therapy with DTFC given twice daily and latanoprost 0.005% given once in the evening in open-angle glaucoma patients who are insufficiently controlled with latanoprost monotherapy.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Drug: dorzolamide/timolol, Drug: latanoprost/timolol, dorzolamide/timolol and latanoprost, placebo (artificial tears)
Glaucoma Unit, A University Dept of Ophthalmology
Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:34:56-0400
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