Treatment of Heavy Bleeding Caused by Uterine Fibroids
Although there are treatment options such as Lupron® that are approved for heavy bleeding with fibroids they are not without limitations. Surgery is performed most commonly however this option does not preserve fertility. Other options have limitations in either their effectiveness or mode of delivery.
Researching ways to improve available treatments for this condition is vital as the problem of heavy bleeding related to uterine fibroids impacts many women. Potential research volunteers will receive a thorough evaluation of the cause of heavy bleeding. A gynecological examination is performed as part of this process.
About the Study Medication
This study is evaluating a new oral medication that is engineered to effectively control heavy bleeding related to uterine fibroids.
This new medication is taken as pills unlike other hormonal treatment options and warrants further evaluation as a potentially useful treatment for heavy bleeding related to uterine fibroids. This research cannot be done without volunteers.
- Premenopausal woman aged 18 years or above who are still menstruating (not menopausal) and experiencing heavy bleeding.
No Cost Study
There is no cost to participate in the study, and the study participant will receive the following:
- Medical evaluation.
- Investigational Medication and Study Approved Feminine Hygiene Products.
- Study Related Medical Care.
- Compensation up to $1,540.
- Complimentary transportation or a travel stipend.