Anemia Clinical Trials

Have you been feeling tired all of the time? The underlying cause could be more than just late nights and long days at work. This is a tell tale sign of a common blood disorder known as anemia. We want you to know that there are anemia clinical trials in Birmingham that you could qualify for today.

Fill out the form on the right hand side of the page and see if you qualify for one of our anemia clinical trials 

Woman considers enrolling in an anemia clinical trial

If you are living with iron-deficiency anemia, then you could qualify for a clinical trial in Birmingham, Alabama. Our research team is looking for volunteers in the local area.

Want to see if you qualify for one of our anemia clinical trials? Here are two ways you can get started:

  1. Complete Our Online Form – Take a minute to fill out our online form in the right corner of the page. Please make sure that you provide an email address and phone number where you can be reached. A member of our staff will contact you shortly to discuss your eligibility and next steps.
  2. Call Us – Pick up the phone and call us at (205) 757-8208 anytime between 7 AM and 5 PM weekdays.

Do You Qualify for an Anemia Clinical Trial?

The qualification criteria will be different depending on the specific clinical study. They are a necessary precaution to ensure that researchers are obtaining viable data from participants. That being said, there are some general criteria that you should be aware of if you’d like to participate in an anemia clinical trial at our clinic:

  • Our research team is looking for participants who have iron-deficiency anemia
  • Applicants should not have a history of alcohol or substance abuse within the previous 5 years
  • Participants are expected to comply with the procedures and clinic visits necessary for their research study
  • Health insurance is not required

Compensation for Clinical Trial Participation

If you are enrolled into one of our studies, physical exams, study medications and all other study-related care will be provided to you free of charge. This is one of the benefits of participating in a clinical trial. If you have any questions about the compensation that participants may receive, please give us a call at (205) 757-8208.

Signs & Symptoms of Iron-Deficiency Anemia

The earliest signs of iron-deficiency anemia can be so mild that they often go unnoticed. This poses a real issue as this is the most common form of anemia. Once the body’s iron levels have dropped further, the symptoms will intensify.

The most common symptoms of iron-deficiency anemia include:

  • Weakness
  • Lightheadedness or dizziness
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Chest pain
  • Pale skin
  • Shortness of breath
  • Headaches
  • Rapid heartbeat
  • Frequent infections
  • Poor circulation to your hands and feet
  • Brittle nails
  • Sore or inflamed tongue
  • Abnormal cravings for things like dirt, ice or starch
  • Exhibiting symptoms of restless legs syndrome (RLS)

(Children and infants are at risk for iron-deficiency as well. They may exhibit an increasingly poor appetite in addition to these other warning signs.)

Please Note: If you have any further questions about our anemia clinical trials or any of our other research studies at Achieve Clinical Research, you can contact us at (205) 757-8208. We are available from 7 AM to 5 PM every weekday.