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Use of Topical Lidocaine to Reduce Pain in Patients With Diabetic Neuropathy

2014-08-27 03:15:16 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to see if an investigational drug known as the lidocaine 5% patch is safe and effective in reducing the symptoms of diabetic neuropathy, to examine how topical lidocaine affects the nerve endings, and to determine whether treatment with the lidocaine patch can prevent the potential progression to chronic diabetic neuropathy pain in subjects who did not report pain at the start of the study.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Intervention

Skin biopsy, Skin biopsy

Location

Albany Medical College
Albany
New York
United States
12208

Status

Recruiting

Source

Albany Medical College

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:16-0400

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