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Study of Etanercept in the Treatment of Psoriasis in Adult Subjects

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00121615
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : March 6, 2009
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The objective of the study is to describe the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of the long-term administration of etanercept in adults with psoriasis who have completed etanercept psoriasis study 20030115 or 20030117, in Canada, and are continuing in a long-term extension. Subjects from the 20030115 study will be followed for 24 months which began in Oct. 2004. Subjects in the 20030117 study will be followed for 12 months which began in mid 2005.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Inflammation Psoriasis Drug: etanercept Phase 3

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 391 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label, Long-Term Extension Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Etanercept in the Treatment of Psoriasis in Adult Subjects
Study Start Date : October 2004

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MedlinePlus related topics: Psoriasis
Drug Information available for: Etanercept
U.S. FDA Resources

Arms and Interventions


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Subject incidence of serious adverse events, including serious infections, non-melanoma skin cancer, and all malignancies, and all adverse events.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Longitudinal changes from baseline for the Physician and Patient Global Assessments and DLQI

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
Inclusion Criteria: - Subjects who completed study 20030115 or 20030117 qualify to enroll into this study (provided that they meet all inclusion/exclusion criteria). - Heterosexually active men and women of child-bearing potential must agree to use a medically acceptable form of contraception throughout the study. - Subject or designee must have the ability to self-inject investigational product. - Subject must be capable of understanding and giving written voluntary informed consent. - Negative serum pregnancy test less than or equal to 14 days prior to the first dose of investigational product in all female subjects (except those surgically sterile or at least 5 years postmenopausal) Exclusion Criteria: - Active guttate, erythrodermic, or pustular psoriasis at the time of the baseline visit - Any adverse event or infection at the time of the baseline visit or at any time during the previous etanercept psoriasis study which, in the opinion of Amgen or the Investigator, would preclude participation in the study - Presence of a serious infection less than or equal to 30 days prior to the baseline visit - Evidence of skin conditions at the baseline visit (e.g., eczema) that would interfere with evaluations of the effect of investigational product on psoriasis - Previous receipt of anti-TNF agent(s) other than etanercept - Receipt of any investigational product(s), other than etanercept, less than or equal to 30 days prior to first dose of investigational product in this study - Receipt of anti-CD4 or diphtheria IL-2 fusion protein less than or equal to 24 weeks prior to first dose of investigational product in this study - Psoralen and ultraviolet A (PUVA) light therapy less than or equal to 14 days prior to first dose of investigational product in this study - Ultraviolet A (UVA) light therapy less than or equal to 14 days prior to first dose of investigational product in this study - Ultraviolet B (UVB) light therapy less than or equal to 14 days prior to first dose of investigational product in this study - Receipt of any other systemic psoriasis therapy or oral or parenteral corticosteroids less than or equal to 14 days prior to first dose of investigational product in this study - Pregnant or breast-feeding females - Significant concurrent medical conditions prior to enrollment, including: uncontrolled hypertension (defined as systolic blood pressure measurement of greater than 180 mm Hg or an untreated diastolic blood pressure of greater than 110 mm Hg); myocardial infarction less than or equal to 52 weeks prior to baseline visit; unstable angina pectoris; uncompensated congestive heart failure; severe pulmonary disease requiring hospitalization or supplemental oxygen therapy; diagnosis of multiple sclerosis or any other demyelinating disease; insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; history of cancer (other than in-situ cervical cancer or resected cutaneous basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma) less than or equal to 5 years prior to administration of first dose of investigational product; open cutaneous ulcers; known human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B surface antigen (HbsAg) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) positive; any condition that might cause this study to be detrimental to the subject, in the judgment of the investigator.
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Amgen
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: MD Amgen
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Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Global Development Leader, Amgen Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00121615     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20040216
First Posted: July 21, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 6, 2009
Last Verified: March 2009

Keywords provided by Amgen:
Clinical Trials

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Inflammation
Psoriasis
Pathologic Processes
Skin Diseases, Papulosquamous
Skin Diseases
Etanercept
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Gastrointestinal Agents
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors