Mobile Phone App for Opioid Use Disorder

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, RIOpioid Use DisorderMobile Phone App - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test a mobile app-based peer support program to help people with opioid use disorders, who are especially vulnerable during the COVID-19 pandemic. The app could provide an accessible, personalized, and scalable way to improve recovery during this time.

Eligible Conditions
  • Opioid Use Disorder

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 months

6 months
Change in the Brief Assessment of Recovery Capital (BARC-10) score over 6 month study period

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

1 of 2
Marigold APP
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

1300 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Mobile Phone App · No Placebo Group · N/A

Marigold APP
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Mobile Phone App · Intervention Types: Behavioral
CONTROLNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: CONTROL · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)NIH
2,272 Previous Clinical Trials
2,032,609 Total Patients Enrolled
Indiana UniversityOTHER
896 Previous Clinical Trials
769,249 Total Patients Enrolled
Brown UniversityLead Sponsor
421 Previous Clinical Trials
520,454 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institutes of Health (NIH)NIH
2,473 Previous Clinical Trials
24,590,379 Total Patients Enrolled
Megan Ranney, MD, MPHPrincipal InvestigatorBrown University

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a personal smartphone.
You identify yourself as someone who is recovering from or receiving treatment for opioid addiction.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many participants are currently recruited for this trial?

"Affirmative. attests that this clinical study, which was initially posted on May 12th 2022, is presently recruiting participants. Approximately 1300 individuals must be enrolled from 2 separate medical centres." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are recruitment efforts for this research initiative still ongoing?

"Affirmative. reveals that this trial is in the process of recruiting patients; it was initially posted on May 12th 2022 and updated most recently on October 28th 2022. The research team seeks a total of 1300 participants from two medical facilities." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.