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African-American Response to Asthma Drugs

Clinical Trial Title: 
Best African American response to asthma drugs
Clinical Trial Protocol ID: 
13092301-IRB01
Clinical Trial Investigator Name: 
James Moy, MD
Clinical Trial Protocol Description: 

Researchers at the Rush University Medical Center are investigating treatments for children, adolescents and adults of African ancestry with asthma. The purpose of this study is to find the best asthma treatment to add on for uncontrolled asthma in African-Americans.

Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria: 

In order to participate you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be at least 5 years of age.
  • Have at least one grandparent who is of African descent.
  • Be on asthma-controller medication (inhaled corticosteroid with or without a long-acting beta-agonist).

This is a partial list of inclusion criteria.

Clinical Trial Area: 
Allergy and Asthma
Contact Phone: 
(312) 563-4178
Contact Name: 
Samantha Zitzer