Study Details

A study to compare QUTENZA with pregabalin for the treatment of peripheral neuropathic pain (PNP) after 8 weeks of treatment

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Peripheral Pain, Shingles, Peripheral Nerve Injury


These clinical trials happen after a drug or treatment has been approved for patients to take. Clinical trials in phase 4 usually take place over many years because researchers want to learn about long term use and safety of a drug or treatment.

Phase 4


18 years - 80 years


Female & Male




A type of clinical study in which participants are assigned to groups that receive one or more intervention/treatment (or no intervention) so that researchers can evaluate the effects of the interventions on biomedical or health-related outcomes.


Trial Dates

Jul 2012 - Sep 2013


None (Open Label)

Enrollment number


Qutenza versus pregabalin in subjects with peripheral neuropathic pain: an open-label, randomized, multicenter, non-inferiority efficacy and tolerability study

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Pleven, Bulgaria, 5800

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Izmir, Turkey, 35100

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Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation

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Sofia, Bulgaria, 1431

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Innsbruck, Austria, 6020

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Denizli, Turkey, 20070

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Göteborg, Sweden, 41685

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Pellenberg, Belgium, 3212

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Charleroi, Belgium, 6000

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Timisoara, Romania, 300736

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Sofia, Bulgaria, 1407

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Stockholm, Sweden, 17176

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Gdańsk, Poland, 80-286

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Münster, Germany, 48149

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Vienna, Austria, 1090

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Bruxelles, Belgium, 1200

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Nizhniy Novgorod, Russian Federation

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Athens, Greece, 115 27

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Grodno, Belarus

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Alicante, Spain, 03010

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Maribor, Slovenia, 2000

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Izmir, Turkey, 35340

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Ankara, Turkey, 06100

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Leicester, United Kingdom, LE1 5WW

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Milan, Italy, 20146

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Firenze, Italy, 50134

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Paris, France, 75012

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Yerevan, Armenia

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Vienna, Austria, 1160

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London, United Kingdom, SE1 7EH

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Iasi, Romania, 700309

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Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1525

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Targu Mures, Romania, 540136

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Amadora, Portugal, 2700

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Helsinki, Finland, 00280

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Nyiregyhaza, Hungary

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Pisa, Italy, 56126

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Praha, Czech Republic, 128 08

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Lille, France, 59037

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Novosibirsk, Russian Federation

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