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The Efficacy and Safety of Erdosteine in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

2014-08-27 03:17:17 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim of the study is to evaluate the effect of erdosteine, compared to placebo, on exacerbation rate over a 12-month treatment period in patients with moderate-to-severe COPD. Moreover, the effects of erdosteine on pulmonary function parameters, clinical symptoms and quality of life, and the long-term safety of the drug will be assessed.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Intervention

Erdosteine, Placebo

Location

U.O. Pneumologia
Bussolengo
Italy
37012

Status

Recruiting

Source

Edmond Pharma

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:17-0400

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