Relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) is a chronic disease of the central nervous system (CNS) characterized by episodes or attacks (relapse) of neurologic dysfunction, which occur over many years. Onset typically occurs between the ages of 20 and 40 years.
Evidence suggests that RMS is an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation and damage in the central nervous system It is the most common disabling neurological disease of young adults. Many patients develop progressive disability, with or without occasional relapses, minor remissions, and plateaus. Meridian is conducting a clinical trial for an investigational medication for RMS.
Must be age 18 to 55
Must be diagnosed with RMS
Must have at least 1 documented relapse within the past year, or 2 documented relapses within the previous 2 years, or 1 documented Gd-enhancing brain lesion on an MRI scan within the past year
May receive compensation for time and travel
Do not need insurance to join this study
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 to join — you can 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
Meridian Clinical Research
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. 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 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.