A 6-Month Extension Study To The B2061032 Study To Evaluate The Safety, Tolerability, And Efficacy Of DVS SR In The Treatment Of Child And Adolescent Outpatients With MDD

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified September 2014 by Pfizer
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First received: June 9, 2011
Last updated: September 10, 2014
Last verified: September 2014

This is a 6-month, open-label, flexible-dose study evaluating Desvenlafaxine Succinate Sustained-Release (DVS SR) in the Treatment of Child and Adolescent Outpatients with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD).

Condition Intervention Phase
Major Depressive Disorder
Drug: DVS SR
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A 6 Month, Open Label, Multi Center, Flexible Dose Extension Study To The B2061032 Study To Evaluate The Safety, Tolerability And Efficacy Of Desvenlafaxine Succinate Sustained Release (DVS SR) Tablets In The Treatment Of Children And Adolescent Outpatients With Major Depressive Disorder

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Children's Depression Rating Scale, Revised (CDRS-R) total score change from baseline [ Time Frame: up to 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical Global Impression Improvement (CGI I) score [ Time Frame: up to 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Clinical Global Impression Severity (CGI S) score change from baseline [ Time Frame: up to 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • CGI I response (score of 1 or 2) [ Time Frame: up to 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Remission on the CDRS-R (score ≤28) [ Time Frame: up to 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 333
Study Start Date: February 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Desvenlafaxine Succinate Sustained-Release Drug: DVS SR
Subjects will receive a flexible-dose of 20, 25, 35, or 50 mg/day as prescribed by the investigator


Ages Eligible for Study:   7 Years to 18 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Completed study B2061032 and who in the investigator's opinion, would benefit from long term treatment with DVS SR
  • Willingness and ability to comply with scheduled visits, treatment plan, and procedures

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Requires precaution against suicide
  • Not in generally healthy medical condition
  • Poor compliance with study drug or study procedures during participation in study B2061032
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01371708

Contact: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center 1-800-718-1021

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer
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Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01371708     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: B2061030, 3151A6-3344
Study First Received: June 9, 2011
Last Updated: September 10, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Pfizer:
Major Depressive Disorder

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depressive Disorder
Depressive Disorder, Major
Pathologic Processes
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Behavioral Symptoms
Antidepressive Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 18, 2014