Safety and Efficacy Study of IL-10 (Tenovil TM) in the Prevention of Post-ERCP Acute Pancreatitis (Study P02580)(TERMINATED)

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier:
First received: June 20, 2002
Last updated: October 30, 2015
Last verified: October 2015
The purpose of this study is to determine if a single dose of IL-10 compared to placebo is safe and effective in reducing the incidence of post-ERCP acute pancreatitis for subjects with increased risk.

Condition Intervention Phase
Bile Duct Diseases
Biliary Tract Diseases
Gallbladder Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Drug: IL-10
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Prevention

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Enrollment: 316
Study Start Date: January 2002
Study Completion Date: January 2003
Primary Completion Date: December 2002 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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

Inclusion criteria:

Adults weighing up to 125 kg who are undergoing ERCP for any of the following:

  • Evaluate recurrent abdominal pain;
  • Evaluate unexplained recurrent pancreatitis;
  • Evaluate prior post-ERCP pancreatitis;
  • Treatment of pancreatic disorders;
  • Treatment of Common Bile Duct Stones (without jaundice)

Exclusion criteria:

  • Active (acute) pancreatitis;
  • Chronic pancreatitis (moderate and severe cases);
  • ERCP to perform a second procedure on biliary tract;
  • Patients who previously had pancreatic sphincterotomy;
  • Known or suspected pancreatic cancer or cancer of Papilla of Vater;
  • Known or suspected other malignancy;
  • History of, or current clotting or bleeding problems;
  • Moderate and severe Anemia;
  • Low platelet counts
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Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT00040131     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P02580
Study First Received: June 20, 2002
Last Updated: October 30, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bile Duct Diseases
Biliary Tract Diseases
Gallbladder Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases processed this record on November 25, 2015