A Randomized Double-blind, Parallel Group Study Comparing Olanzapine (Zyprexa) With Haloperidol (Novo-peridol) for the Relief of Nausea and Vomiting in Patients With Advanced Cancer
The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy and safety of haloperidol and
olanzapine in the control of chronic nausea with advanced cancer patients who have failed
first line antiemetic therapy.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Severity of nausea on days 3 and 5
Canada: Health Canada