Extension Study to Assess the Long-Term Safety of Tegaserod in Women With Symptoms of Dyspepsia

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Novartis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00232037
First received: September 8, 2005
Last updated: January 31, 2008
Last verified: January 2008
  Purpose

This study is being done to evaluate the long-term safety of tegaserod in women with symptoms of dyspepsia who have completed the core study. Tegaserod will be evaluated at 6 mg twice daily.


Condition Intervention Phase
Dyspepsia
Drug: Tegaserod
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Extension Study to Assess the Long-Term Safety of Tegaserod in Women With Symptoms of Dyspepsia

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Long term safety at 6 months.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Long term safety at 1 year.
  • Quality of life : Nepean Dyspepsia Index, WPAI, patient perception of study medication-dyspepsia questionaire.
  • Efficacy on satisfactory relief at month 6 and 12.

Estimated Enrollment: 359
Study Start Date: September 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2006
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female, 18 years and older
  • Fulfilled eligibility criteria in CHTF919D2301 (double blind study) and successfully completed the double-blind study

Exclusion Criteria:

- Early discontinuation from the double-blind study

Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00232037

Locations
United States, New Jersey
Novartis
East Hanover, New Jersey, United States, 07936-108
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis
Investigators
Study Chair: Novartis East Hanover NJ
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00232037     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CHTF919D2301E1
Study First Received: September 8, 2005
Last Updated: January 31, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Novartis:
Dyspepsia, gastrointestinal, tegaserod

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dyspepsia
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Tegaserod
Serotonin Receptor Agonists
Serotonin Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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