total menthol ban for Tobacco Smoking

Yale University, New Haven, CT
Tobacco Smokingtotal menthol ban - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will help to understand if menthol flavored e-cigarettes can help people quit smoking menthol cigarettes, in the context of a ban on menthol cigarettes.

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 4 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Week 12

Week 8
Average number of cigarettes smoked per day in the past week to evaluate changes in smoking behavior
Changes in nicotine dependence using the Nicotine Dependence for Daily Smokers Scale
Percent days of e-cigarette use
Percent days smoke-free
Week 8
Change in Quitting motivation and confidence
Week 12
Number of quit attempts during follow-up
Week 8
Quit intentions using the Stages of Change Assessment

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

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Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

no menthol ban
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menthol ban in cigarettes only
1 of 3
menthol ban in both cigarettes and e-cigarettes
1 of 3

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

150 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: total menthol ban · No Placebo Group · N/A

menthol ban in cigarettes only
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: menthol ban in cigarettes only · Intervention Types: Behavioral
menthol ban in both cigarettes and e-cigarettes
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: total menthol ban · Intervention Types: Behavioral
no menthol banNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: no menthol ban · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: week 12

Who is running the clinical trial?

Yale UniversityLead Sponsor
1,727 Previous Clinical Trials
20,519,438 Total Patients Enrolled
Krysten Bold, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorYale University

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are generally healthy.
You are currently smoking cigarettes.
You have used e-cigarettes before and are willing to use them again.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
Yale University100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%

Frequently Asked Questions

Is recruitment for this experiment still ongoing?

" confirms that, as of October 18th 2022, this trial is not actively seeking patients at the moment. That being said, there are 42 other clinical trials currently enrolling volunteers for their studies." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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