Web-based CBT for Insomnia Patients With Fibromyalgia

Study Purpose

Researchers are evaluating if cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia delivered over the internet will help with fibromyalgia symptoms.

Recruitment Criteria

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Healthy volunteers are participants who do not have a disease or condition, or related conditions or symptoms

Study Type

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Eligible Ages 18 Years and Over
Gender All
More Inclusion & Exclusion Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • - Meets diagnostic criteria for fibromyalgia - Has insomnia - Have internet access and a device that can access the web-based program.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • - Active sleep disorder which is not treated (obstructive sleep apnea, obesity hypoventilation syndrome) - Active psychiatric disorder (Bipolar affective disorder, anxiety, depression, schizophrenia) which is not optimally managed.
- Chronic fatigue syndrome - Morbid obesity

Trial Details

Trial ID:

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Lead Sponsor

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Mayo Clinic
Principal Investigator

The person who is responsible for the scientific and technical direction of the entire clinical study.

Ravindra Ganesh, MBBS, MDSanjeev Nanda, MD
Principal Investigator Affiliation Mayo ClinicMayo Clinic
Agency Class

Category of organization(s) involved as sponsor (and collaborator) supporting the trial.

Overall Status Recruiting
Countries United States

The disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury that is being studied.

Insomnia, Fibromyalgia
Study Website: View Trial Website
Additional Details

The investigators are studying the effect of an internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia, compared with usual care in fibromyalgia patients. Fibromyalgia patients will consent to study, and a determination made if the patients meet criteria. If eligible, qualifying patients will be randomized, and begin participation in randomized intervention. During participation on the study subjects will complete surveys at set intervals.

Arms & Interventions


No Intervention: Control Group

Subjects with receive standard of care for management of insomnia in subjects with fibromyalgia

Active Comparator: Intervention Group

Subjects will receive standard of care and additionally complete the online cognitive behavior therapy program


Behavioral: - CBT

A web-based educational platform to deliver cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for insomnia

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Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota




Mayo Clinic in Rochester

Rochester, Minnesota, 55905

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