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OTO-104 for Meniere's Disease

2014-07-23 21:09:52 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety of OTO-104 in subjects with unilateral Meniere's disease. The effectiveness of OTO-104 to reduce the symptoms of Meniere's disease will also be evaluated.

Description

Meniere's disease is a debilitating disorder of the inner ear which includes symptoms such as vertigo, tinnitus, hearing loss and aural fullness. Meniere's disease may result from an imbalance of fluid in the inner ear. Several studies have shown that corticosteroids may help manage this imbalance yet the effect does not last very long. OTO-104 is a longer lasting corticosteroid which could provide significant benefit to patients with Meniere's disease.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Meniere's Disease

Intervention

OTO-104 (steroid) 3 mg, Placebo, OTO-104 (steroid) 12 mg

Location

House Ear Institute
Los Angeles
California
United States
90057

Status

Recruiting

Source

Otonomy, Inc.

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:52-0400

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