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Pediatric Epilepsy Trial in Subjects 1-24 Months

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00043875
First Posted: August 15, 2002
Last Update Posted: September 15, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GlaxoSmithKline
  Purpose
This study is being conducted to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of LAMICTAL added to the current therapy of pediatric patients age 1-24 months old with partial seizures. The medication used in this study has been approved by FDA for the adjunctive treatment of partial seizures in patients 2 years and older.

Condition Intervention Phase
Epilepsy Drug: lamotrigine Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Add-On Clinical Trial of the Safety, Pharmacokinetics and Efficacy of Lamictal in Pediatric Age Subjects (1-24 Months)

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The efficacy of LAMICTAL add-on therapy will be measured by the proportion of subjects who meet escape criteria during the Double-Blind Phase. [ Time Frame: 36 Months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to escape patterns in Double-Blind phase. Reduction in partial seizure frequency at end of Open-Label Phase. Investigators' global evaluation of subjects' status at end of Open-Label and Double-Blind Phases; Standard pharmacokinetics; Adverse Events [ Time Frame: 36 Months ]

Enrollment: 177
Study Start Date: May 2000
Study Completion Date: November 2003
Primary Completion Date: November 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Month to 24 Months   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

INCLUSION CRITERIA:

  • Have a confident diagnosis of epilepsy
  • Must be experiencing 4 or more reliably detectable partial seizures per month while receiving at least 1 anti-epileptic drug (AED)
  • Must weigh at least 7 lbs if currently receiving enzyme inducing antiepileptic drugs (EIADs) OR weigh at least 15 lbs if currently receiving non-enzyme inducing antiepileptic drugs (non-EIADs)
  • Have no underlying chronic metabolism problems
  • Have normal lab results
  • Have a normal electrocardiogram (ECG)

EXCLUSION CRITERIA:

  • Have a diagnosis of severe, progressive myoclonus.
  • Have seizures not related to epilepsy.
  • Have previously demonstrated sensitivity or allergic reaction to the study drug or its related compounds.
  • Have progressive or unstable condition of the nervous system.
  • Used experimental medication within 30 of enrollment into the study.
  • Have any significant, chronic heart, kidney, liver or stomach/intestinal (GI) condition.
  • Current use of the medication felbamate.
  • Current use of adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH).
  • Following a ketogenic diet.
  • Receiving vagal nerve stimulation (VNS).
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00043875


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

Additional Information:
Study Data/Documents: Clinical Study Report  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: LAM20006
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Informed Consent Form  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: LAM20006
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Individual Participant Data Set  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: LAM20006
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Dataset Specification  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: LAM20006
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Study Protocol  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: LAM20006
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Annotated Case Report Form  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: LAM20006
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Statistical Analysis Plan  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: LAM20006
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00043875     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LAM20006
First Submitted: August 14, 2002
First Posted: August 15, 2002
Last Update Posted: September 15, 2016
Last Verified: September 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes
Plan Description: Patient-level data for this study will be made available through www.clinicalstudydatarequest.com following the timelines and process described on this site.

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
partial seizures
pediatric
epilepsy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Epilepsy
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Lamotrigine
Anticonvulsants
Calcium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Excitatory Amino Acid Antagonists
Excitatory Amino Acid Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel Blockers
Sodium Channel Blockers


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