OHSU

IRB #

IRB00008874

Title

PVAMC / OHSU J: Pilot study of the dose response of entacapone on methamphetamine induced interest, mood elevation, and reward

Principal Investigator

Jonathan Fellers

Study Purpose

We want to test whether one medication, entacapone, will change the effects of another medication, methamphetamine. We also want to see whether someone's genes change the effects of these medications, and use brain scans to see how the medications work.

Medical Condition(s)

Pilot

Eligibility Criteria

Healthy volunteers ages 18 through 45 who have taken a stimulant in the past

Age Range

18 - 45

Healthy Volunteers Needed

Yes

Duration of Participation

Approximately 2 months

Minors Included

No

Contact

Jonathan C Fellers, MD
3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Road
Mail Code P3MHADM
Portland OR 97239
(503) 220-8262 X52339
fellers@ohsu.edu

Sponsor

Methamphetamine Abuse Research Center

Recruitment End

06/30/2015

Compensation Provided

Yes

Compensation

$10/hour for all visits
About $330 for completing the study
Maximum total compensation $400


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