West Coast Research LLC              
                                     San Ramon, CA  •  Fremont, CA                                    
Current Studies
 
West Coast Research of San Ramon and Fremont are currently looking for study participants for the following studies: 
  1. Weight Loss
  2. Gout (1)
  3. Gout (2)
  4. Lupus (Fremont Location)
Future studies include: GERD, High Cholesterol, Coronary Heart Disease, Type 2 Diabetes, Sun Damage, Back Pain,  Erectile Dysfunction, Hypertension, COPD, IBS, Opioid Constipation

Study participants will receive the study drug, and all study related testing and examinations at no cost. Compensation for time and travel may be available.

1) Weight Loss

The drug involved in this study is Lorcaserin HCL.  Lorcaserin HCL has been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration. (FDA) as an addition to a reduced-calorie diet and exercise, for chronic weight management.  The long-term effects on cardiovascular disease and prevention of type 2 diabetes have not been studied: this research will study the effect of long term use of Lorcaserin HCL.

Study participants will receive the study drug, and all study related testing and examinations at no cost. Compensation for time and travel may be available.

If you are interested in more information, please contact our office at 925-413-1451 or studies@westcoastresearch.com.

2) Gout (study #1)


This is a 5-9 year study to evaluate the safety of Febuxostat (Uloric) and Allopurinol. Study-related medical care and services are provided at no cost to study participants. Compensation for time and travel will be provided.

You may qualify to participate if you:

  • Female 55 years or older
  • Male 50 years or older
  • Have gout
Study participants will receive the study drug, and all study related testing and examinations at no cost. Compensation for time and travel may be available.

If you are interested in more information, please contact our office at 925-413-1451 or studies@westcoastresearch.com.

3) Gout  (study #2)

The purpose of this 3 month study is to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of an investigational new febuxostat (Uloric)  tablet (XR) in comparison with the marketed product (febuxostat IR (Uloric)) and placebo (inactive substance) in subjects with gout.

You may qualify for an gout research study if you:

  • 18 years of age older
  • Diagnosed with gout

There are other study requirements that will determine whether individuals may participate in this clinical research study.

Qualified study participants will receive gout medication or placebo and study related care for gout. Reimbursement for time and travel may be provided. 

If you are interested in more information, please contact our office at 925-413-1451 or studies@westcoastresearch.com.


4) Lupus (Fremont Location)

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled 52-Week Study to Assess Adverse Events of Special Interest in Adults with Active, Autoantibody-Positive Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Receiving Belimumab.

If you are interested in more information, please contact our office at 925-413-1451 or studies@westcoastresearch.c
om.

Contact Information 

To find out more information about a specific study, please call 925-413-1451 or email
 studies@westcoastresearch.com.  Our staff will be able to tell you more about the research study and answer your questions.


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Medical History Form
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