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The purpose of this study is to determine if cognitive impairment induced by scopolamine is reversed using donepezil and/or AZD1446 as compared to placebo, as assessed by electroencephalogram (EEG) measures.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics/Dynamics Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Basic Science
AZD1446, AZD1446, donepezil, Placebo
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:11:12-0400
This study is designed to evaluate the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics (PK) of two doses of AZD1446 or placebo in subjects when given for 4 weeks.
The primary purpose of this study is to assess the safety and tolerability of AZD1446 following single dose administration.
The primary purpose of the study is to determine the safety and tolerability of AZD1446 vs Placebo given as an add-on treatment to Donepezil for 4 weeks in patients with mild to moderate A...
The primary purpose is to study the occupancy at the α4β2 neuronal nicotinic receptor's (NNRs) and to determine the relation between plasma concentration of AZD1446 and the occupancy at ...
Primary Objective: 1. To determine the effectiveness of donepezil as compared to placebo for the management of opiate-induced sedation/drowsiness in patients with stable cancer pain ...
The placebo effect is usually studied in clinical settings for decreasing negative symptoms such as pain, depression and anxiety. There is interest in exploring the placebo effect also outside the cli...
Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors are approved drugs currently used for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease (AD) dementia. Basal forebrain cholinergic system (BFCS) atrophy is reported to precede both ...
Background Donepezil hydrochloride commonly used in the management of Alzheimer's disease (AD), exhibiting its inhibitory effects on acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase activity thereby enh...
Recent studies using the mouse model of Alzheimer's disease (AD) have shown that donepezil administration reduces brain amyloid-β (Aβ) accumulation. This study investigated whether donepezil adminis...
It is reported that ABCA1, which plays a key role in cholesterol transport and apolipoprotein E (APOE) metabolism in the brain, is related to Alzheimer's disease. However, few studies have focused on ...
Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.
An effect usually, but not necessarily, beneficial that is attributable to an expectation that the regimen will have an effect, i.e., the effect is due to the power of suggestion.
Measures of spatial cognition and memory.
Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism becomes aware of or obtains knowledge.
Disturbances in the mental process related to thinking, reasoning, and judgment.
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