Heartburn Treatment Clinical Study
Heartburn is a common condition that develops when the contents of your stomach flow back into the esophagus and cause troublesome pain and discomfort. Unfortunately, about 40% of heartburn sufferers report continued symptoms after treatment with currently available prescription and over-the-counter medications. If you're ready to move on from heartburn, this study is for you.
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About the Study
The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and efficacy of a research medication in the treatment of heartburn. This medication is approved in several countries but not FDA approved for use in the United States. Each participant will undergo an endoscopic exam (EDG) and will participate in two phases of the study. All participants will receive 4 weeks of active treatment or placebo followed by 20 weeks of active treatment during the long term phase of the study.
*Must have heartburn at least 4 times per month
*18 years of age or older
* Must be willing to undergo an Endoscopic exam
* Basically healthy with no active ulcers or GI bleeding in the prior 30 days
* Not planning a hospitalization/surgical procedure
For more information and to see if you may be eligible to participate, call 615-329-2222 or complete the form on this web page.