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Neuropathic Pain clinical trials at UC Health
3 research studies open to eligible people

  • Improving Functions in Veterans With Post-traumatic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    The proposed study will set the foundation for future multi-center studies. To validate tMS as a non-contact and non-invasive pain treatment option for reducing pain in Veterans with PTP-NP and improving their overall functions.

    at UCSD

  • The SNAP Trial: SPRINT® Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Neuropathic Post-Amputation Pain

    open to eligible people ages 21 years and up

    The purpose of this study is to determine if pain can be relieved by delivering small amounts of electricity (called "electrical stimulation") to the nerves in an individual's amputated leg.This study will involve the use of a Peripheral Nerve Stimulation (PNS) System that is made by SPR Therapeutics (the sponsor of the study). The PNS System was cleared by the FDA for up to 60 days of use for the management of chronic pain, including extremity (leg) pain.

    at UCSD

  • Trial of Dronabinol and Vaporized Cannabis in Neuropathic Low Back Pain

    open to eligible people ages 19-70

    This study will involve treating low back pain associated with nerve injury with oral delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC) or whole plant cannabis for eight weeks. Research subjects will consume either oral Δ9-THC (dronabinol), vaporized 3.7% Δ9-THC/5.6% CBD, or placebo. An analysis will then be determined to assess the risk--benefit ratio of dronabinol and vaporized 3.7% Δ9-THC/5.6% CBD .

    at UCSD

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