An Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Anecortave Acetate Versus Placebo in Patients With Subfoveal CNV Due to Exudative AMD

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alcon Research Identifier:
First received: April 15, 2003
Last updated: November 28, 2012
Last verified: August 2008

The purpose of this study is to demonstrate that anecortave acetate is superior to placebo in maintenance of visual acuity at the 12- and 24-month visits.

Condition Intervention Phase
Macular Degeneration
Maculopathy, Age-Related
Drug: anecortave acetate
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Anecortave Acetate Versus Placebo in Patients With Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularization Due to Exudative Age-related Macular Degeneration

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Further study details as provided by Alcon Research:

Study Start Date: March 2003
Study Completion Date: November 2006
Primary Completion Date: November 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Patients at least 50 years of age, of any race, and either sex with a clinical diagnosis of exudative AMD and a primary or recurrent subfoveal CNV lesion in the study eye.

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00058994

United States, Texas
South America
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alcon Research
Principal Investigator: Alcon Investigators Alcon Research
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Alcon Research Identifier: NCT00058994     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C-02-29
Study First Received: April 15, 2003
Last Updated: November 28, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Alcon Research:
anecortave acetate
wet AMD
age-related macular degeneration
Macular Degeneration
Maculopathy, Age-Related
Age-Related Maculopathies
Age-Related Maculopathy
Maculopathies, Age-Related

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Macular Degeneration
Wet Macular Degeneration
Choroidal Neovascularization
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Choroid Diseases
Uveal Diseases
Neovascularization, Pathologic
Pathologic Processes processed this record on April 16, 2014