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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Trial With Dutasteride And Tamsulosin Combination Treatment

2014-08-27 03:54:06 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study will investigate the efficacy and safety of treatment with dutasteride and tamsulosin, administered once daily for 4 years, alone and in combination, on the improvement of symptoms and clinical outcome in men with moderate to severe symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH). Study visits are every 3 months for up to 4 years (18 clinic visits). Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) is done annually.

Description

A randomised, double-blind, parallel group study to investigate the efficacy and safety of treatment with Dutasteride (0.5 mg) and Tamsulosin (0.4 mg), administered once daily for 4 years, alone and in combination, on the improvement of symptoms and clinical outcome in men with moderate to severe symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Intervention

dutasteride, tamsulosin

Location

GSK Investigational Site
Birmingham
Alabama
United States
35242

Status

Completed

Source

GlaxoSmithKline

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:54:06-0400

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