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Allopurinol Combination Study

2014-08-27 03:18:26 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To compare the proportion of subjects whose serum urate (sUA) levels are < 6.0 mg/dL following 4 weeks of continuous treatment of RDEA594 in combination with allopurinol to allopurinol alone in subjects with documented inadequate hypouricemic response with standard doses of allopurinol.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Gout

Intervention

RDEA594, Placebo, Allopurinol

Location

Chandler
Arizona
United States
85224

Status

Recruiting

Source

Ardea Biosciences, Inc.

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:26-0400

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Agents that increase uric acid excretion by the kidney (URICOSURIC AGENTS), decrease uric acid production (antihyperuricemics), or alleviate the pain and inflammation of acute attacks of gout.

A XANTHINE OXIDASE inhibitor that decreases URIC ACID production. It also acts as an antimetabolite on some simpler organisms.

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.

Uricosuric that acts by increasing uric acid clearance. It is used in the treatment of gout.

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