Essential Tremor (ET) is a movement disorder characterized by involuntary movement of a body part due to muscle contractions that interfere with fine motor skills. ET can more pronounced when the body part affected is performing an action, such as holding a cup. ET is a permanent and progressive disorder that can affect daily activities, and there is currently no cure for ET.
Meridian is conducting a Phase II clinical trial of an investigational oral medication in ET.
Must be age 18 to 80
Must be diagnosed with ET
Must have a tremor for 3+ years
May receive compensation for time and travel
Study-related care will be provided at no cost.
For more information, complete the form on this page. After you submit your information, a Meridian enrollment specialist will call you to talk about the study. There is no obligation— you decide if the study is right for you.
You can also talk to a Meridian enrollment specialist about this study by calling (912) 354-7676.
Submit your information
6602 Waters Avenue, Building C
Savannah, GA 31406
After you submit your information, a Meridian enrollment specialist will contact you.
Participating in a study is an important decision — we’re here to help you before, during, and after studies.
Please note: Health insurance is NOT required to join.
Will I benefit from this study?
You are not guaranteed to benefit from being in a clinical study. However, information gathered in this study may help uncover better ways to treat condition(s) for you and others worldwide.
Is participation voluntary after I submit my information?
Yes. Participation in a study is entirely voluntary, and you can withdraw at any time. In the informed consent process, you’ll learn about the product being studied, your role in the trial, potential side effects, tests that will be performed, and the number of visits required. You will need to sign an informed consent form to join the study only after you fully understand your role in the study.
Will I get a physical exam?
If you join the study, you will receive a physical exam in accordance with the study protocol. You may also receive specific exams or tests — the results of which will be shared with you.
Will I receive compensation?
While participation in a clinical study is voluntary, you may be reimbursed for your study-related travel and expenses. After you submit your information, a Meridian enrollment specialist will call you to talk about the study. Staff at the research clinic will discuss possible reimbursement with you.
Founded in 1999 in Omaha, NE, Meridian studies the safety and effectiveness of new medicines, devices, and treatments. Its mission is to enrich lives by providing quality, compassionate care to patients and unparalleled clinical research services. Clinical studies help scientists develop life-changing medicines, but it starts with you — participation makes it all possible. For more than 20 years, thousands of patients have trusted Meridian because of our focus on creating a positive patient experience.