Betamethasone for Trigger Finger

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
3
Effectiveness
3
Safety
Trigger FingerMethylprednisolone - Drug
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?
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Study Summary

This trial is testing whether one of two common corticosteroids is better at treating trigger finger, with the goal of reducing pain.

Eligible Conditions
  • Trigger Finger

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

3 of 3
This is further along than 93% of similar trials

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Study Objectives

4 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Up to 7 days

Day 7
Peak of flare reaction
Up to 7 days
Incidence of pain
Intensity of pain
Resolution of flare reaction

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

3 of 3
This is further along than 85% of similar trials

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Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Betamethasone
1 of 2
Methylprednisolone
1 of 2

Active Control

100 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Betamethasone · No Placebo Group · Phase 4

Betamethasone
Drug
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Betamethasone · Intervention Types: Drug
Methylprednisolone
Drug
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Methylprednisolone · Intervention Types: Drug

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: up to 7 days

Who is running the clinical trial?

West Virginia UniversityLead Sponsor
161 Previous Clinical Trials
50,337 Total Patients Enrolled
Shatic Sraj, MDPrincipal InvestigatorWest Virginia University

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
The digit was used for the first time.
You have no prior surgery on the digit.