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Therapeutic Areas: Pulmonary/Respiratory Diseases | Trauma (Emergency, Injury, Surgery) | Immunology | Family Medicine
Disease Category: COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Location: United States, FL
Clinical Trial Details
Research Study Summary
Have you been diagnosed with COPD? We are seeking participants who are currently taking Advair or Symbicort on a daily basis to evaluate an investigational medication for COPD
We are currently participating in a study to demonstrate the additional benefit of a FDA Approved Oral Medication when added on to fixed-dose combination of Advair or Symbicort in the reduction of exacerbations in subjects with severe to very severe COPD
Patient Inclusion Criteria:
- Male or female subjects at least 40 years of age
- History of COPD for at least 12 months associated with chronic productive cough for 3 months in each of 2 consecutive years .
- At least two documented moderate or severe COPD exacerbations treated with antibiotics or systemic glucocorticosteroids within 12 months prior to Screening
- Former smoker (defined as smoking cessation at least 1 year ago) or current smoker both with a smoking history of at least 20 pack-years
- Subjects must be on (Advair® 250/50µg 1 puff BID or, Symbicort® 160/4.5 µg 2 puffs BID concomitant treatment ≥ 3 months prior to Screening (Visit 1)
Patient Exclusion Criteria:
Participants will receive study-related care and medications at no cost.
Compensation may be available for time and travel
- COPD exacerbation and/or COPD exacerbations treated with antibiotics or systemic glucocorticosteroids within 4 weeks of
- Known alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency
- Current diagnosis of asthma (either controlled or uncontrolled)
- Body mass index (BMI) ≥ 45
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Both Male and Female
Date Last Changed:
July 19, 2013
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