Prophylactic Pregabalin Treatment Following Spinal Cord Injury

Drug
Pain
Online since 14 December 2023, updated 78 days ago

About this trial

This trial is enrolling 50 individuals with spinal cord injury (within 2 months after injury) to test the effect of a drug, Lyrica (also called Pregabalin), on pain. Individuals will only be included ...

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
18 - 70 years
Injury level
C4 - S5
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • Time since injury
    ≤ 2 months
    Healthy volunteers
    No
    C4-S5

    What’s involved

    Type

    Drug

    Details

    - two thirds of the participants will receive the drug Lyrica (Pregabalin) for 3 months - One third (the control group) will not receive drug. - Final testing of pain will be performed after 1 year.

    Potential benefits

    Main benefits

    Pain

    Additional benefits

    General health

    Good to know: Potential benefits are defined as outcomes that are being measured during and/or after the trial.

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    • Trial recruitment status
    • Recruiting
    • Trial start date
    • 13 Jul 2021
    • Organisation
    • Loewenstein Hospital
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Recruiting
    • Trial start date
    • 13 Jul 2021
    • Organisation
    • Loewenstein Hospital

    Wings for Life supports SCITrialsFinder

    Wings for Life has proudly initiated, led and funded the new version of the SCI Trials Finder website. Wings for Life aims to find a cure for spinal cord injuries. The not-for-profit foundation funds world-class scientific research and clinical trials around the globe.

    Learn more