Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
14/11/2014
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mr A Mohsen

ORCID ID

Contact details

Orthopaedic Department
Hull Royal Infirmary
Anlaby Road
Hull
HU3 2JZ
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1482 328541

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0084089157

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Is glucosamine sulphate/chondroitin sulphate a useful tool in the armamentarium of the low back pain specialist in treating low back pain regardless of various combinations of biopsychosocial factors being present?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Prospective randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Musculoskeletal Diseases: Low back pain

Intervention

Glucosamine sulphate and chondroitin sulphate vs placebo

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Glucosamine sulphate and chondroitin sulphate

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/08/2000

Overall trial end date

01/01/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All eligible male and female patients with back pain would be invited to participate in the trial

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

200 patients, 100 in each arm of the study

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/08/2000

Recruitment end date

01/01/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Orthopaedic Department
Hull
HU3 2JZ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

The North and South Bank Research and Development Consortium (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes