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Screening brain targeted novel transcranial drug delivery in human volunteers -

SLCTR Registration Number

SLCTR/2007/003


Date of Registration

18 May 2007

The date of last modification

Nov 21, 2017


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Trial Status



Application Summary


Scientific Title of Trial

Screening brain targeted novel transcranial drug delivery in human volunteers


Public Title of Trial

Study of a novel route of brain targeted drug delivery in human volunteers


Disease of Health Condition(s) Studied

New route of brain targeted drug delivery using diazepam


Scientific Acronym

None


Public Acronym

None


Brief title

None


Universal Trail Number

None


Any other number(s) assigned to the trial and issuing authority

EC/06/109 (Ethical Review Committee, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo)


Trial Details


What is the research question being addressed?

Brain targeted drug delivery to avoid systemic side effects ?


Type of study

Interventional


Study design

Allocation

Randomized controlled trial


Masking

Double blinded


Control

Standard therapy


Assignment

Crossover


Purpose


Intervention(s) planned

Assessment of sedative effect of diazepam using clinical criteria and EEG after application of the drug in oil solution


Inclusion criteria

Healthy volunteers below 50 years with normal EEGs and not under any drug therapy which produce sedative effects or EEG changes


Exclusion criteria

Volunteers above 50 years, abnormal EEGs and those under drugs which cause sedation or EEG changes



Primary outcome(s)

  • Sedative effect * Significant excess of beta activity ( 13 Hz) in EEG, Tranquilizing and muscle relaxant effects

Primary outcome(s) - Time of assessment(s)


Secondary outcome

None


Secondary outcome(s) - Time of assessment(s)

None



Target number/sample size

6-7


Countries of recruitment

Sri Lanka


Anticipated start date

2007-03-16


Anticipated end date

2007-05-16


Recruitment status

Complete


State of ethics review approval

Approved by the Ethical Review Committee, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo (EC/06/109)


Funding source

Improving Relavant and Quality of Undergraduate Education (IRQUE) Project



Contact & Sponsor Information


Contact person for Scientific Queries/Principal Investigator

W. Pathirana
Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy
Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo Kynsey Road, Colombo 08
+94 112691111 Ext. 805

+94 112828314
priyanip@hotmail.com

Contact Person for Public Queries

W. Pathirana
Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy
Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo Kynsey Road, Colombo 08
+94 112691111 Ext. 805

+94 112828314
priyanip@hotmail.com


Primary study sponsor/organization

None





Secondary study sponsor (If any)

None