High Power for Tobacco Use

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Tobacco Use+1 More
High Power - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?
Select

Study Summary

This trial is testing how much people like different types of e-cigarettes and if they help people smoke less. People will use e-cigarettes for 3 weeks and fill out daily and weekly surveys.

Eligible Conditions
  • Tobacco Use
  • Smoking

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Week 3

Week 3
Number of Choices to Smoke Cigarette in Lab Setting
up to 3 Weeks
Average Number of E-cigarette Puffing Episodes
up to 3 weeks
Mean Cigarettes Per Day

Trial Safety

Trial Design

4 Treatment Groups

Low Concentration / High Power
1 of 4
High Concentration / Low Power
1 of 4
Low Concentration / Low Power
1 of 4
High Concentration / High Power
1 of 4
Experimental Treatment

180 Total Participants · 4 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: High Power · No Placebo Group · N/A

Low Concentration / High PowerExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: High Power, Low Concentration · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
High Concentration / Low PowerExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: Low Power, High Concentration · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
Low Concentration / Low PowerExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: Low Power, Low Concentration · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
High Concentration / High PowerExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: High Power, High Concentration · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: week 3

Who is running the clinical trial?

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)NIH
2,225 Previous Clinical Trials
5,612,747 Total Patients Enrolled
21 Trials studying Tobacco Use
5,402 Patients Enrolled for Tobacco Use
Medical University of South CarolinaLead Sponsor
833 Previous Clinical Trials
5,373,044 Total Patients Enrolled
8 Trials studying Tobacco Use
42,248 Patients Enrolled for Tobacco Use
Tracy Smith, PhDPrincipal Investigator - Medical University of South Carolina
Carolinas HealthCare Urgent Care - Steele Creek, Steele Creek Urgent Care
Medical University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine (Medical School)
1 Previous Clinical Trials
31 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 31st, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 16th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.