Trials4patients Richmond Pharmacology volunteer recruitment

Do you suffer from diabetes with diabetes related pain in the lower limbs?

Interested in participating?

Register today Or call us on 020 8664 5200 (select option 1) and speak to a member of our Volunteer Recruitment Team.

Register today
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To qualify for participation in this study you need to:

  • Be aged between 18 and 75 years (inclusive) at screening
  • Have a documented diagnosis of diabetes mellitus type 1 or type 2
  • Have presence of diabetes-related pain in the lower limbs of the body
  • Be able to communicate well with the Investigator in English, and to understand and fully comply with the requirements of the trial

Other restrictions and exclusions apply - please ask for details.

What is this all about?

Richmond Pharmacology is conducting a clinical trial for a new experimental drug called ABT-639. ABT-639 is a calcium channel blocker being developed for the treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy, which is damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system (the part of the nervous system that connects the brain and spinal cord to the limbs and organs).

The trial is being conducted at Richmond Pharmacology only.

What will happen?

This study is being conducted at our research facility at Croydon University Hospital in London. If you are interested in taking part you will need to contact us to register your interest.

If you successfully pass the telephone screening you will be invited to our facility where you will undergo a screening examination 14 to 28 days before the start of the study. If you pass the screening visit you will be invited to take part in the study.

Participation for this study requires you to attend 5 out-patient visits and one residential stay of 1 night and 1 day at our clinical unit at Croydon University Hospital. Your participation in this study will last approximately 17 weeks.

What's in it for you?

Apart from helping medical research, we will also compensate you for your time and inconvenience in the form of a monetary payment.

You will receive up to £460 for your time on completion of the study.

Want to find out more?

If you are interested in finding out more please send your full name, contact telephone number and email address to


Call us on 020 8664 5200 (select option 1) and speak to a member of our Volunteer Recruitment Team.

A detailed information sheet is available on request.

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