Lethargic Depression Study

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00064467
First received: July 8, 2003
Last updated: February 13, 2013
Last verified: February 2013
  Purpose

This is a study of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in patients with decreased energy, pleasure and interests.


Condition Intervention Phase
Epilepsy
Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)
Drug: Extended-release bupropion (HCl)
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: See Detailed Description

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from randomization on the Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology, self report and clinician rated.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Percent of responders. Percent of remitters. Quality of Life Enjoyment and Satisfaction Questionnaire.

Estimated Enrollment: 268
Study Start Date: June 2003
Study Completion Date: May 2005
Primary Completion Date: May 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Extended-release bupropion (HCl)
    Other Name: Extended-release bupropion (HCl)
Detailed Description:

A Multicenter, Double-Blind, Placebo-controlled comparison of the efficacy and safety of flexible dose extended-release bupropion (HCl) 300-450 mg/day and placebo administered for eight weeks for the treatment of adult outpatients with major depressive disorder including symptoms of decreased energy, pleasure, and interest

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • Primary diagnosis of MDD with current duration lasting 12 weeks but no greater than 2 years.
  • Generally in good health.
  • Subject must read and write at a level sufficient to provide written informed consent.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Current or past history of seizure disorder.
  • Subject has a primary diagnosis or received treatment for panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), acute stress disorder, Bipolar I or II disorder, schizophrenia, or other psychotic disorder.
  • Currently using illicit drugs or other psychotropic drugs.
  • Patient poses a current suicidal risk or has attempted suicide in the past 6 months.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00064467

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Sponsors and Collaborators
GlaxoSmithKline
Investigators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials, MD GlaxoSmithKline
  More Information

Publications:
Rush J, VanMeter SA, Wightman D, Hampton KD, Krishen A, Modell JG. Wellbutrin XL for the treatment of adults with major depressive disorder. American Psychiatric Association 158th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 21-26 May, 2005, Abstract No. 787.

Responsible Party: Cheri Hudson; Clinical Disclosure Advisor, GSK Clinical Disclosure
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00064467     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AK130931
Study First Received: July 8, 2003
Last Updated: February 13, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
lethargic
decreased interest
decreased motivation
depression

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depressive Disorder
Depression
Epilepsy
Depressive Disorder, Major
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Behavioral Symptoms
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Bupropion
Antidepressive Agents, Second-Generation
Antidepressive Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors
Dopamine Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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