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Clinical Trails at Rush Decreasing the Symptoms of Depression Associated With Bipolar I Disorder
Clinical Trial Protocol ID
11121903

Clinical Trial Investigator Name
Corey Goldstein

Clinical Trial Title

A study of a new formulation of ramelteon, in combination with lithium or valorate, in the treatment of acute depressive episodes in adults with bipolar I disorder.



Clinical Trial Protocol Description

The purpose of this study is to determine if a new formulation of ramelteon is effective in decreasing the symptoms of depression during an acute depressive episode associated with bipolar I disorder. This is a placebo-controlled study and treatments will be randomly assigned. Three hundred subjects from North America are expected to participate in this study, and we expect to enroll 20 subjects at Rush University Medical Center. This study consists of nine office visits over nine weeks.



Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

  • Are diagnosed with bipolar I disorder
  • Are currently taking lithium and/or valporate
  • Are currently experiencing depressive symptoms
  • Are between the ages of 18 to 75

You will be excluded from this study if you:

  • Are abusing drugs and/or alcohol
  • Have used of ramelteon in the past
  • Have any history of fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, chronic pain syndrome, or sleep apnea
  • Are a female who is pregnant or nursing

This is a partial list of eligibility requirements. To inquire about your eligibility, please call the contact number provided. If you wish to inquire via e-mail, please include the title of the study in your message.





Contact Name Treatment Research Center
Contact Phone (312) 942-6597
Contact E-mail clinical_trials@rush.edu
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