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Clinical Study Of Schizophrenia in Both Men and Women

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00071747
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 31, 2003
Last Update Posted : September 1, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GlaxoSmithKline

Brief Summary:
The objective of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of a marketed drug in the treatment of schizophrenia, as an add-on therapy to antipsychotics over a 12-week period. Subjects with schizophrenia who have been maintained on a stable dose of antipsychotics and who fulfill the screening entrance criteria will have an assessment 1-7 days after the first visit to confirm eligibility.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Schizophrenia Drug: lamotrigine Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 176 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multi-Center, Double Blind, Placebo-controlled, Randomized, Parallel Group Evaluation of the Efficacy of a Flexible Dose of Lamotrigine Versus Placebo As Add-On Therapy In Schizophrenia
Study Start Date : August 2003
Study Completion Date : January 2005

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Schizophrenia
Drug Information available for: Lamotrigine
U.S. FDA Resources




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change from baseline in the total score of the 7 items of the Positive and Negative Symptom Scale (PANSS) positive symptom subscale for lamotrigine vs. placebo at Week 12. [ Time Frame: 12 Weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change from baseline in the PANSS total score at Week 12; Change from baseline in the Scale for the Assessment of Negative Symptoms (SANS) at Week 12; Change from baseline in the Clinical Global Impression-Severity of Illness (CGI-S) score at Week 12. [ Time Frame: 12 Weeks ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • If female, must not be pregnant, or must be incapable of conceiving or be taking steps to prevent conception.
  • Diagnosis of Schizophrenia
  • Patients must be taking clozapine monotherapy or other atypical antipsychotic at least 3 months prior to this study.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Patients who are currently taking or have taken antidepressant medication in the last month prior.
  • Patients who are or have been suicidal or homicidal in the last 6 months.
  • Patients with a history of autistic disorder or another pervasive developmental disorder
  • Patients whose condition is due to the direct physiological effects of a substance (e.g. a drug of abuse, a medication) or a general medical condition

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00071747


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

Additional Information:
Publications:
Study Data/Documents: Informed Consent Form  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: SCA30926
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Dataset Specification  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: SCA30926
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Study Protocol  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: SCA30926
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: SCA30926
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Clinical Study Report  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: SCA30926
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: SCA30926
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00071747     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SCA30926
First Posted: October 31, 2003    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 1, 2016
Last Verified: August 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:
schizophrenia
lamotrigine

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders
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