A Study of An Approved Vaccine at Mumps Expiry Potency in Healthy Children 12 to 18 Months of Age (V205C-007)(COMPLETED)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00092391
First received: September 22, 2004
Last updated: October 30, 2013
Last verified: October 2013
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine the mumps virus strength at the end of shelf-life (expiration date) of an approved vaccine.


Condition Intervention Phase
Measles
Mumps
Rubella
Varicella
Biological: Comparator: M-M-R(TM) II, measles, mumps, and rubella virus vaccine live
Biological: Comparator: VARIVAX(TM) Varicella Virus Vaccine Live (Oka-Merck)
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Study of M-M-R(TM) II at Mumps Expiry Potency in Healthy Children 12 to 18 Months of Age

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Further study details as provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Neutralizing antibodies to mumps at 6 weeks postvaccination [ Time Frame: 6 weeks postvaccination ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Geometric mean titers to mumps by ELISA at 6 weeks and at 1 year postvaccination [ Time Frame: 6 weeks and 1 year postvaccination ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 1997
Study Start Date: February 1999
Study Completion Date: July 2001
Primary Completion Date: July 2001 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Control Group
M-M-R(TM) II at current release potency
Biological: Comparator: M-M-R(TM) II, measles, mumps, and rubella virus vaccine live
0.5 mL subcutaneous injection of one of three sub-lots on Day 0
Biological: Comparator: VARIVAX(TM) Varicella Virus Vaccine Live (Oka-Merck)
0.5 mL subcutaneous injection on Day 0
Experimental: Mumps Expiry Group 1
M-M-R(TM) II at intermediate expiry potency
Biological: Comparator: M-M-R(TM) II, measles, mumps, and rubella virus vaccine live
0.5 mL subcutaneous injection of one of three sub-lots on Day 0
Biological: Comparator: VARIVAX(TM) Varicella Virus Vaccine Live (Oka-Merck)
0.5 mL subcutaneous injection on Day 0
Experimental: Mumps Expiry Group 2
M-M-R(TM) II at expiry potency
Biological: Comparator: M-M-R(TM) II, measles, mumps, and rubella virus vaccine live
0.5 mL subcutaneous injection of one of three sub-lots on Day 0
Biological: Comparator: VARIVAX(TM) Varicella Virus Vaccine Live (Oka-Merck)
0.5 mL subcutaneous injection on Day 0

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Months to 18 Months
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy children 12 to 18 months of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History or prior exposure to measles, mumps, rubella or varicella
  • History of anaphylactoid reactions or hypersensitivity to any component of the vaccine, including gelatin and neomycin
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00092391

Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00092391     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: V205C-007, 2004_073
Study First Received: September 22, 2004
Last Updated: October 30, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mumps
Rubulavirus Infections
Paramyxoviridae Infections
Mononegavirales Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Parotitis
Parotid Diseases
Salivary Gland Diseases
Mouth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases

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