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transcranial direct current stimulator (tDCS) for Cocaine Dependence

Phase 2
Waitlist Available
Led By Abhishek Datta, PhD
Research Sponsored by Soterix Medical
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Be older than 18 years old
Timeline
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up baseline (pre-tdcs), post-tdcs sessions (approx. week 6), follow-up (1 month, 3 month)
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Summary

This study is evaluating whether a home-based tDCS device is safe and feasible for patients with chronic migraine.

Eligible Conditions
  • Cocaine Use Disorder
  • Cocaine Dependence

Timeline

Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~baseline (pre-tdcs), post-tdcs sessions (approx. week 6), follow-up (1 month, 3 month)
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and baseline (pre-tdcs), post-tdcs sessions (approx. week 6), follow-up (1 month, 3 month) for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Change in Cocaine Craving from Baseline (Obsessive-Compulsive Cocaine Scale score)
Secondary outcome measures
Change in Anxiety symptoms from Baseline (HAM-A score)
Change in Depression symptoms from Baseline (Ham-D score)
Change in Quality of Life from Baseline (WHOQOL-BREF score)
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Trial Design

3Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Placebo Group
Group I: Active tDCS with Cognitive Reappraisal (CR)Experimental Treatment2 Interventions
Active Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) (Soterix Medical mini-CT tDCS stimulator), and Cognitive Reappraisal (CR)
Group II: Active tDCSExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
Active Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS), (Soterix Medical mini-CT tDCS stimulator)
Group III: Sham tDCSPlacebo Group1 Intervention
Sham (Placebo) Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS), Soterix Medical mini-CT tDCS stimulator

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Soterix MedicalLead Sponsor
10 Previous Clinical Trials
332 Total Patients Enrolled
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiOTHER
871 Previous Clinical Trials
527,212 Total Patients Enrolled
Abhishek Datta, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorSoterix Medical
2 Previous Clinical Trials
75 Total Patients Enrolled
~13 spots leftby Jul 2025